Work Hard. Be anything you want to be… #whatajoke #iamconfused #nowwhat

If we work, we will succeed, and be rewarded. WHAT A FUCKING JOKE! We grew up in a time that hard work meant you could do and achieve anything. So, we worked hard. That was the American way. You went to college, you worked in trade, you went in the service. You gave back. That’s … More Work Hard. Be anything you want to be… #whatajoke #iamconfused #nowwhat

Getting ‘Glutened’ is Drugging My Kid! I’ve had it!! (Digestive Health Series, Part 3)

  So, What does getting ‘glutened’ look like? A. Laziness, fatigue B. Anxious, depressed, irritable, angry C. Disoriented, unaware, spaced out, Cognitive dysfunction D. Stomach ache, migraine, joint pain E. All of the above and then some!!! Anyone that has talked with me knows this is a hot topic for me. What angers me the most is … More Getting ‘Glutened’ is Drugging My Kid! I’ve had it!! (Digestive Health Series, Part 3)

Children Should NOT be Exposed to Some Things…TURN THE TV OFF!!

If we have a hard time wrapping our brain around it, how the hell do you think the kids feel… Turn the Fucking TV OFF!!!! Excuse my language, but in light of recent events, I’m not about any PC bullshit… If you don’t like it, read another blog. I’ve worked in pediatrics and dealt with … More Children Should NOT be Exposed to Some Things…TURN THE TV OFF!!

It REALLY Is All About The POO

Conversation for family night out to dinner went something like this; fortunately, we were done and paying the bill… “Can we leave, I have to poop?” “Can you wait til we get home, or do you really have to go?” “No. Gotta go.” “Then, go!” Returns to table… me, “Did you go?” “Yes, but now

Because I can

Tonight, like every night, I walk my path. Tired. My bed is so much closer, but I have to… Because I can. Someday, I won’t be able to. Tonight, I can. He was curled up, hard to find his face, but I did. Then, to her room. I’d already been in here once. We’d already … More Because I can

Mom “Firsts”

Who cries when they drop their kid off for SATs?? Who does that?? (Yes, I’m raising my hand.) In my own (emotional) defense, he is taking them early, so, it’s not like I dropped a high school junior off, he just finished 7th grade yesterday. (Well, it was yesterday when I started this post, summer … More Mom “Firsts”

Write his teacher a letter… A lesson I wish I learned sooner

It was so well received, I knew I should have done it sooner…. Oh, well… We all live and learn. Letting your child’s teacher know what to expect when you have a child with challenges like ADHD, Anxiety, learning disabilities, Depression, etc. can make such a difference in your child’s school year. Don’t hesitate to … More Write his teacher a letter… A lesson I wish I learned sooner