Monthly Archives: March 2012

Qualified to show other parents how not to suck as much as I did?

OK, so my title was a little provocative perhaps, and that may not be the best start to my new tentative career option, but hey we’ve got to keep a sense of humour about these things right?! Where have I … Continue reading

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Tough Financial Lessons

After Christmas this year, we decided that we would not be buying any more new toys, games or books for our son unless it was for his birthday or next Christmas. The reason for this decision was the crazy way … Continue reading

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Any attention is good attention?

Last night, we got a bit of insight into our son’s inner mental workings. As you can see by the title, it had to do with his thought processes surrounding how to get the attention he needs. It has all … Continue reading

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Playing Catch Up

It’s been a while since I posted anything of significance with regards to my six year old son and his difficulties and progress. Today I’m going to play catch up as I’m sure some of my readers would like some … Continue reading

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Cafe blogging

Being a stay at home mum and with budgetary constraints, it is not often that I get out in the world and treat myself to lunch. There are also dietary considerations with my new quest to lose at least five … Continue reading

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What makes you a writer?

I have this ongoing conversation with myself, my close friend, and sometimes my husband. I complain about how much I want to be a writer and my husband, in his ever logical wise-ness merely replies “so write something!”. My friend … Continue reading

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A Bevy of Bandaids

Have you ever noticed that there is a whole protocol and procedure surrounding the application of Bandaids to children? I’m not sure if it’s just my son, but I am always astounded, and somewhat frustrated at both his knowledge about … Continue reading

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