We had massive, massive meltdown

Gavin’s had a rough day today. He was very easily frustrated and couldn’t seem to remember much of what he was being told.

A good portion of this was Gavin being Gavin and is fairly typical of his general demeanor.

Some of it was a bit excessive and not something we see very often from him. For the most part, Gavin has mellowed out significantly as he’s gotten older. That doesn’t mean we don’t have problems.

Tonight, our internet went out again. Spectrum has to come back out in the morning because they need to replace the modem with a different model. Too many people are having issues and it looks like they are replacing them with a different model. It’s free so I don’t really care what it is, so long as it works.


  1. Remember the days when there was no wifi? Could you maybe get a plan B with that in mind. Too, I kn… https://t.co/e72tTmHZuy

    • Pony on August 9, 2018 at 9:36 am
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    So I’m curious, how do explain to him that he is an adult when he is really only, I think you said, 6ish in mentality?

    1. If you have any ideas, I’m all ears. That’s a really good question and one I don’t have an answer for. Gavin’s level of self awareness is such that he doesn’t realize any of these things. I’ve always said it was a blessing and a curse. He doesn’t necessarily even want to do grownup things, which means we don’t have to stop him or tell him he can’t. That’s a blessing in disguise. At the same time, bei g a 6 year old trapped in an 18 year Olds body is not easy. You’ve actually inspired my next post.. ☺

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