Monthly Archives: October 2010

Brain Ketchup

When your kid’s brain works differently than about 83 ish% of the population, there are a few things that tend to happen.  Actually, it is more accurate to say that when your kid has ADHD, there is a bunch of … Continue reading

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Play-Date Gift of the Magi

Pumpkin Pie has a wonderful friend, Cookie.  Cookie lives in the neighborhood and they saw each other a lot this summer, but not so much this fall.  Pumpkin Pie wanted to play with his good friend Cookie today.  This morning … Continue reading

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Shiny Things

I know I mentioned that Sweet Pea has ADHD, and his re-entry from Mt. Misery last week prompted me to write about it a little.  Before I start, I feel like I need to say that each of our boys … Continue reading

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Old Mom Friends

I recently had lunch with an old girlfriend I hadn’t seen in a while.  Ok, to clarify, our friendship is old but like me, she is very young.  Molly and I used to run around whackadoodle like chickens without heads … Continue reading

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Mt Misery Part Three-quel

Part 3:  After Who is this child and where is my Sweet Pea?  This child is surly, whiney, cantankerous and mean.  It is 5:20 pm and he is in his bed crying because everybody is being mean to him and … Continue reading

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Sunday Smackdown: Shorties vs Me

This Sunday Smackdown is brought to you by all the Shorties and me.  This morning the battle was Shorties vs Me.  I lost.  All I wanted to do was sit just so under my cork tree like Ferdinand and all … Continue reading

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Snowman Costume Update

I spent part of the day yesterday working on Pickles Halloween costume.  He is going to be a snowman and in a fit of insanity I volunteered to make it.  Of course, I have no idea what I am doing. … Continue reading

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