My son is going to visit his grandparents in a couple of days. He’ll spend a week with them doing some fantastic kid-friendly stuff, and I’m really excited for him and for them. My own feelings about his going on … Continue reading
Posted in ADD, ASD, Asperger's, Damn It, Family, Great Expectations, Kids, Marriage, The Ugly Truth, Who am I?
Tagged ADD, adult ADD, Asperger's, attention deficit, change, children, Damn It, grandparents, housework, impulsive, Kids, Legos, patience, red hot monkey love, routine, schedule, school, sleep, spontaneous, summer, vacation, whining, work
[Edited to add that if you have arrived here through a search engine, you’ll probably want to read my post of July 7, 2008, also: Less than zen. You’ll find a direct link in the comments below.] As my … Continue reading
Posted in Family, Kids, Marriage, The Ugly Truth, Therapy, Wedded bliss, Who am I?
Tagged arguing, challenge, children, Decisions, divorce, examples, Family, honesty, hostility, Kids, love, magic, Marriage, Our Story, parenting, partnership, relationships, respect, self-preservation, self-respect, separation, Snerkology, trauma, work
Yesterday was a pretty good day for my kid – outside of annoying the hell outta me with the never-ending chorus of summer (Moooooommmmm, I neeeeeeeeed….) and ultimately causing me to tell him to get off my @$$ – in … Continue reading
Posted in Family, Kids, Photos
Tagged argus, bean, camera, fun, insanity, Kids, loot, parenting, pictures, presents, scooter, summer
Yes, faithful readers, I bring you a new feature of the Dyskinesia blog: Crap I remember that everyone else would love to forget. It’s Whiplash Wednesday! I’m a devout Pepsi drinker (Boo Hiss to Coke!!), and I was an equally … Continue reading
Talk about an ADD mantra… You know, I keep a list in my Drafts folder of the gazillion things I want to talk about here, the extra pages that I want to create, etc., with, of course, the very best … Continue reading
Posted in ADD, Construction, Damn It, Great Expectations, The Ugly Truth, Who am I?
Tagged ADD, blogging, committment, Construction, drafts, Friday, goals, intentions, mantra
Got the new job! 😀 If I’m lucky, I might still show up around here this week since I’m still working both gigs and will be trying to figure out how to manage that for a while, heh. Thanks for … Continue reading
Work still sucks, and I still haven’t heard from anyone about the other gig. Crap, I still have to pay bills like I promised someone I would do. I bought SpongeBob Monopoly today because I’m determined that my kid is … Continue reading
Posted in ADD, Blathering, Damn It, Family, Kids, Left Field, The Dog
Tagged beagles, bills, board games, candy, clothes, diving, dogs, games, Kids, Microsoft, monopoly, pets, Rock Band, shopping, spongebob, summer, swimming, whoppers, work, xbox, xbox 360, xbox live
OW!!! what did you do, mom? I banged my hand into the doorway, darn it. you need to be careful. Yeah, I know. Mom has trouble with her careful. well you need to do a better job being careful, or … Continue reading
mom? Yes? next time you get in a car accident, i know who you should call. You do? yep, you need to call the heavy hitter. he’ll take on the insurance company and get you your money FAST. All rightee … Continue reading
I’m going to state that ridiculously obvious here: I am not a patient person. Or as I usually say: Patience is a virtue – one I don’t have. And truly, my impatience is in everything. If I buy a something … Continue reading
Posted in ADD, Damn It, People who piss me off, The Ugly Truth, Who am I?
Tagged ADD, ants, impatience, micromanagement, patience, quality, training, waiting, work