Tag: specialneedsparenting



We have a problem that needs to be resolved today

If I had to describe how I slept last night, I would probably say shitty. I had a really hard time getting comfortable and would wake up because my back was killing me.  Then at some point, both Elliott and Emmett took turns waking up.  Despite a rough night, I’m actually in a pretty good …

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When to hold a special needs child accountable 

I love having the boys home but I hate these four-day weekends because they totally throw me off the following week. All day today I thought it was Sunday because the boys were home from school. I’ll end up being a day off for most of the week.  😁  Putting that aside, I think we …

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We had such and awesome day today

We had a really awesome day. Aside from a few hiccups discussed in an earlier post, by all accounts we had a great day.  Lizze and I took the boys walking again today, right before dinner.  Unfortunately, we were competing with dusk and had to cut our walk short but I took all that into …

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Very Important Update About Gavin

It’s been a trying day but I’ve learned one thing that I believe I can say with absolute confidence, Gavin off of Lithium is NOT a good thing.  I’m sure Lizze will put her two cents in at some point but having discussed this last night, I know she agrees. I suppose I should clarify …

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Here’s some pictures from today

It’s been a really long day. I was up with a sick Emmett last night and now I’m up with a sick Elliott tonight.  I promise I’ll get some writing done soon but until then, I thought I would at least share some pictures from our day. These pictures span across most of the day …

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Staring down the barrel of a four day weekend 

The boys are off of school for the next four days. There’s teachers conferences on Friday, and of course, Monday’s a holiday. I’m not entirely sure what we’re going to do with all this extra family time but we’ll figure something out.  I’d be lying if I said there wasn’t a part of me a …

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