Monthly Archives: September 2013

Maybe it’s a sex thing…..

My son said that to me today.  Me: “Why were you all in your bed and naked?” Son: “Well, we were a family of foxes. Foxes don’t wear clothes. Well the ones on Fantastic Mr Fox do, but real foxes … Continue reading

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Awareness

My son has always been a little too aware of things. He notices everything. He sees and hears things that the rest of us just gloss over. Despite many specialists thinking that he doesn’t pick up on emotions and social … Continue reading

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Reward Systems Gone Crazy

Yeah, I know, I go on about it all the time. This time I’ve written part 1 of a two part article that has been published on discordia.com.au – Why not visit and see what I said 🙂 http://www.discordia.com.au/what-do-rewards-systems-teach-kids-part-1/

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Tell me why I don’t like Tuesdays…..

I have started a real dislike for Tuesday. I can’t say when it started, I can’t say why exactly I dislike them, but I just do! I seem to be more tired on Tuesday, less interested, and generally overall grumpy. … Continue reading

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Political confusion and new toys

Today I received my birthday present from my parents. A brand new kindle fire. It’s awesome and I’m testing it out now by blogging on it. I just discovered it does swipe typing which I am not used to, but … Continue reading

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Can a Child be Intrinsically Racist?

Read my latest article on Discordia about some of the crazy attitudes my son has to people who are not the same as him, and my confusion as to where he even gets these ideas! http://www.discordia.com.au/can-a-child-be-racist-by-nature/

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