Monthly Archives: February 2010

Did you know I dislike most therapists?????

I’m sure this comes as a shock. I have met two in twenty plus years that I have respect for. Two. I’ll bet you can guess the current one isn’t on the list. My husband and I met with him … Continue reading

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snow in the south,grandkids,and I finally found the camera cord

Yesterday we experienced BLIZZARD 2010. Yes I am being overly dramatic. It did snow,though. Enough for a snow puppy and a snow dwarf to be made in the backyard. To fully appreciate the snow we had,it helps to know that … Continue reading

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personal pronouns and an unexpected hit to my fragile psyche

I use the pronouns I and my frequently in my writing. I use them because,well it is my blog from my point of view. It is not because my husband is not involved with childrearing or major decisions. He is. … Continue reading

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planning for the future or a long look inside my head

I hit the mid century mark this June. I have the gray hair (currently covered, thank you very much),the vanishing waist, and the turkey neck to prove it. There are times I don’t think I have much to show for … Continue reading

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regressing right along with him

I have completely revamped my thirteen year old’s school day-again. I should have done this months ago. Sometimes I’m not that bright. I have put away his Sonlight completely.I had already pared it down considerably. It grieves me to do … Continue reading

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marriage and adoption with special needs or what about us

This Christmas my husband,who is known for his practice gifts, purchased night at a bed and breakfast for just us. It was only one night(the kids wouldn’t handle two) and only one town over (so we could be home in … Continue reading

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my dad again and my husband’s mama

My dad chose to enter the rehab/nursing home instead of going home with home health in place. Home health would have provided physical therapy and an aid for three weeks. I do not understand his decision,but it is his to … Continue reading

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addendum

Right after I posted below, I called my dad. He walked seventy feet with his walker!!!!!!!!! He is tired,but he did it! I am encouraged for the first time in a month. If he continues to work this hard he … Continue reading

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too much of this and that

My husband is out of state visiting his folks for a couple of days.My thirteen year old son (who just returned to even keel from my unexpected trip out of state) is completely sideways. He is so bad he is … Continue reading

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appointments and school stuff

Youngest son had his psych evaluation for the new program they are considering him for. I was told it was at 11:30. I was at the appointed place at 11:25 only to find out they held the evaluation without me. … Continue reading

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