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Just another Tuesday

*Preface for background:  Our 10-year-old son with Asperger’s attends Catholic school; we are not Catholic. _________________________________________________________ Homework today included the mysteries of the Rosary.  Which meant Bible reading and interpretation for The Boy and me – a never-boring task, and … Continue reading

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Free Time

I don’t have have a damn thing to do. Well, in the sense that I’m leaving in about 30 hours-ish at UNGODLY o’clock in the morning for 4 days of having to be all semi-professional-like and stuff, and not only … Continue reading

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The Nutshell

In.sa.ni.ty.  Can you use it in a sentence, boys and girls?  I’ll bet you can! The past couple of weeks have just been bonkers.  I’ve been up to my eyeballs in learning, educating, fixing, and auditioning at work.  The silver … Continue reading

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How quickly they turn on you

  I just got dissed on my PB&J making skills. .                                                                                              . Do you want PB&J or pizza for lunch?      (shut up, internet – I don’t wanna hear it today.) okay but don’t make it so that is messes out … Continue reading

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The work of play

I’m happy to report that I lost in a fierce round of Battleship this morning, though it took A LOT of effort on my part to do so.  😉 I’m more happy to report that the boy learned about thinking … Continue reading

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Less than zen

First and foremost, sorry I’ve been so quiet.  Y’all have been so patiently checking in, and I’ve been bizzzz-eeee with work and kid and summer and, ya know, stuff.  If I were here strictly for your entertainment value or for … Continue reading

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Are we there yet?

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

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Should I stay or Should I go: What would you want your child to do?

[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

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