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January 2017

The Kindergarten Question

    My sweet boy turns five next week. FIVE! His IEP meeting will roll around sometime after that, which means it’s …

Jan 29, 2017: All Together Now!

  Hallelujah, it’s the weekend! I was on solo parenting duty all week, with Chris being gone to Switzerland and Germany. I …

Mutual Respect

My sister is a conservative. I am a liberal. It’s safe to say that on almost any political issue, we are on …

Jan 22, 2017: Rainy Week

  Happy rainy weekend, all! At least, it’s rainy here. We’re having a very wet January, which I’m enjoying except for the …

A Little DeVos Parallel

Our potential Secretary of Education doesn’t appear to know what IDEA is—or how it works, anyway. I already had major reservations about …

Jan 15, 2017: I’m Back!

Okay, my apologies for the one-day delay in posting. If you saw my interim post, you know I spent Sunday (my usual …

Farewell to My Uterus

  In less than three weeks, I’m scheduled for a hysterectomy. I have some conflicting feeling about this to write out, but …