I only go to Michael's in an emergency; I can't be trusted. This time, I put my blinders on to pick out a birthday present for one of Isaiah's friends. I passed the scrapbook stickers, looked straight ahead as I walked by the colored pencils and didn't even peak at the already-here-way-to-early Halloween decorations. I was surgical, I … Continue reading Mommy Fail Number 235 – Model Car Kit
I Wanted Him to Be a Musician
My mom wanted me to be an attorney. She was so sure I was meant to be an attorney, because all tests pointed to yes, that she decided what school I would go to and what I would major in. Well it only took me a few months of college to realize that once you … Continue reading I Wanted Him to Be a Musician
My teeth hurt or What do you do when the gloomies hit you?
My teeth hurt. My teeth hurt because I am clenching them when I sleep. I go to bed trying to convince myself not to do it. Yet I wake up and my teeth just ache. I know what this is a sign of. It's a sign of stress. Duh. I know you know that. I … Continue reading My teeth hurt or What do you do when the gloomies hit you?
Rainy day balance game
So, I got this idea from a post I saw on pinterest about making a spiderweb puzzle to walk and challenge your kids, and as a plus I knew it would help sensory issues, like sensory processing disorder and sensory integration disorder. For any kid it was perfect for our gloomy and damp midwest fall. … Continue reading Rainy day balance game
and just when you thought you were done dealing with the sensory stuff….
So, I often tell people who I started this blog as a way to help parents deal with the many health issues that children deal with and seem to come along with, sensory processing disorder. When they ask me about my son I say, "Well we are pretty much past it now, we caught it … Continue reading and just when you thought you were done dealing with the sensory stuff….