Monthly Archives: August 2011

changes and resistance to change

Unfortunately,one of those changes does not include better internet availabilities. This is the first day in while I’ve been able to connect with enough umph to actually load this site. The next question is: will I stay connected long enough … Continue reading

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this is what I know

It was not a bad meeting yesterday. Yes, CPS did still intend to put youngest in an RTC when his level is received some time in the next week or so. In the end it was agreed on for Youngest … Continue reading

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youngest

In less than an hour we have the privilege to included in permanency staffing for Youngest. As of one week ago the therapist (who I have finally spoken to) recanted his recommendation for RTC placement and now wants Youngest to … Continue reading

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fasd and young “adults”

To preface I have never done the seventeen to twenty age group very well. It is difficult for me to watch my children make- or even contemplate making- poor decisions. Intellectually I know this is all a part of maturation. … Continue reading

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tournament aborted

Today was karate tournament day. The older two brown belts needed to be there early to set up and to stay late to help with younger kids. My younger son decided to help set up as well. To backtrack a … Continue reading

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I am so confused

Today was rough. Youngest is two and a half hours away and still he seems to create chaos. I started my day with a call from the foster dad who told me the ad litem said I said something I … Continue reading

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the not so good

Yesterday was court. I really hate court. nothing was decided. We go back in two weeks when everyone has their act together. they have decided that my son is a homicidal maniac. by the time they are finished screwing around … Continue reading

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the good

Saturday was the big ceremony for my daughter and three others Mitchel award recipients. It was nice. My daughter had her moment in the sun and took advantage of every second of it. Her two year old nephew had never … Continue reading

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I finally heard from our friendly neighborhood CPS worker. She was very friendly. Very sweet. She, they, The Powers That Be, have decided that Youngest may in fact need residential care. He isn’t doing all that well in his current … Continue reading

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catching up

Sorry once again for the lack of posting. I am blaming my lack of consistent internet. My older teens are now High School graduates. My son gave me good product,even if he did finish at the eleventh hour. My daughter … Continue reading

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