Dyslexia Is Not a Bad Word

“Dyslexia means a specific learning disability that is neurobiological in origin.” Dyslexia Is Not a Bad Word, Advocates Say. Schools Should Use It I never realized just how complicated dyslexia was until my son showed signs of it. I’m lucky because I have the financial means of helping my son get private tutoring but thereContinue reading “Dyslexia Is Not a Bad Word”

If You Can Eat These Betty Crocker Make At Home Desserts And Not Feel Satisfied, Then You Are Made Of Ice

A couple of years ago our neighbor started throwing these elaborate Halloween parties.  I went one time and had a blast trying all her caterer level dishes.  One of the dishes was a caramel something or other dessert that was bite sized.  Memory of that made he start to think about desserts and how IContinue reading “If You Can Eat These Betty Crocker Make At Home Desserts And Not Feel Satisfied, Then You Are Made Of Ice”

Dyslexia Awareness Month

I’m not at all shy about telling people that my son is dyslexic. Reading comes naturally for me. I was an english major in college and write fiction on the side. How ironic is it that my son has trouble reading? He was diagnosed early in kindergarten and is thriving with the help of aContinue reading “Dyslexia Awareness Month”

Sparks further investigation on my part

3 reasons why you need to read MomMe blogs on the regular… 1️⃣ BLOGGING AND BLOG READING IS CATHARTIC.One of my favorite forms of stress relief is reading about other moms experiences. It makes me feel like I’m not going crazy when I read blog posts about relationships or mom fails or even successes. PottyContinue reading “Sparks further investigation on my part”

they pop up like silent ninjas

A whole new meaning to personal space… On an average day my kids have no idea what’s socially acceptable when it comes to personal space. ✅ Every time I attempt a shower… there they are, face against the glass. ✅Sneaking a bite of Heath Bar from the fridge… they pop up like silent ninjas. SoContinue reading “they pop up like silent ninjas”

Either you’ll know to avoid the place or you’ll know how to handle the next situation.

New situations always give me anxiety. I would have hoped by now as a former army brat who moved multiple times and was always faced with new situations that I would have overcome this but it’s still a thing with me to deal with. Here are a few things I tell myself before I leaveContinue reading “Either you’ll know to avoid the place or you’ll know how to handle the next situation.”

TMI I know, but believe me you’ll be glad you don’t have to clean up toddler poop from their rooms!

Have you ever seen a toddler straight jacket? I guess I shouldn’t call it that. It sounds cruel and I’m sure that horrible horror movie images come to mind but it’s basically what my solution is for keeping a kid in their diaper at night. When your diaper baby starts to break out of theirContinue reading “TMI I know, but believe me you’ll be glad you don’t have to clean up toddler poop from their rooms!”