Leaky Pipes

You know what they say about plumbers…they’re the first ones to have leaky pipes! When we were having the house painted…and re-painted, I asked the guys if their houses were perfectly painted all the time.  They all laughed and said their wives have been nagging them to finally get around to painting their own homes.…

Stuck in the Zone

Evan had been doing really well.  He was getting daily positive reports from school, he was doing great in his social skills classes, and his behavior was more manageable than ever before.  We were comfortable – too comfortable. While there’s no doubt that some of it is chemical, and some of it is biological, I also…

Just Say No

This is your brain.  This is your brain on over commitment. Me:  “Come on kids.  We have to go to the grocery store.” Kids: “Um mom?  Don’t you want to change out of your pajamas first?” Me:  “Oh, right.  Good call.” If you ever have so much going on you don’t know whether you’re coming…