My boys are all …fun in their own ways. Torn between delusion and reality; I often decide that, despite reassurances of similar children, other families do not enjoy quite the smattering of personality challenges I do in raising mine. Only my second son has been officially diagnosed with anything. That was a result of his … More Behavioral Issues? I’ll Take One for Now, Please
My second son has behavioral issues. Sometimes teachers or other adults ask me ‘what works’ with him. Don’t you think, if I knew, I’d be spraying that magic solution all over the place?!
None of my boys smiled in his school pictures; there is even the hint of a glare. The company that took them says every school picture tells a story. If that’s the case, then my kids’ photos say, “About 5-10 years of hard labor.”
Nothing shows real love like sitting through an hour-long concert of your junior high student’s boys’ choir. I’m sure it’s great practice for when their voices finally finish changing.
A short time ago, the plumber needed to make a house call. Given that our domicile is only five years old, we’ve had (in my opinion) an inordinately large number of maintenance appointments. -And, none of the children has flushed worse than wet wipes (knock on wood). Up until this visit, I’d had the house … More Writing Gaps