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Still basking in the glow of SN son
Saturday, September 04, 2010      4 comments

I am still basking in the glow of SN (special needs) son telling me he pooped yesterday (see my blog yesterday: "Special Blog Update about SN Son!"). These glimmers of understanding I am starting to see in him are just *fantastic* *amazing* *wo... Read more
Special Blog Update about SN Son!
Friday, September 03, 2010      5 comments

Ok this is a special 2nd blog of the day about SN (Special Needs) son! For those of you who don't know he was born very premature and was 1 lb 6 oz at birth, has had more medical procedures/operations/visits than any adult I know. He is now 4 ... Read more
Friday begins the week for me now
Friday, September 03, 2010      2 comments

Thursday now feels like the end of my week and Friday starts the new one. My two classes are done for the week now I have a whole bunch of new reading to do and home work to catch up with so I have another busy busy busy weekend and week ahead ... Read more
ready for tonight and its not even noon!
Thursday, September 02, 2010      2 comments

Bebe (17 month old) is either teething again or isn't feeling great because this is day 2 of taking an early nap and sleeping in a little past 7 am (but waking needing to be consoled with a hug and some milk in the middle of the night). While I... Read more
so tired!
Wednesday, September 01, 2010      2 comments

I was up until 11:30 pm last night trying to read for class but ugh I was just so tired I finally had to pack up my books and go to sleep. I still have one more chapter to read before tomorrow night and online (graded) homework to attempt befor... Read more
day dreaming
Tuesday, August 31, 2010      3 comments

So trying to stay focused and remind myself that going to school at night, so I can eventually sit for the CPA, is a good thing.... so I am day dreaming about the things we can afford when I finally have a job: - fixing the lawn next to the... Read more
Monday, August 30, 2010      2 comments

Ugh, sore tired and don't feel like I got as much done as I wanted to over the weekend... Ok bad stuff first: reading the book for this taxation class is like pulling teeth. The first two chapters was the history of federal taxes in the US... Read more
all hairs cut
Sunday, August 29, 2010      1 comments

Yesterday DH and SN (special needs) son got their hair cut. And while SN son was still hysterical during the process there were actually moments when he wasn't... which is TOTALLY AWESOME because he has never been calm at any time for it before... Read more
busy busy busy
Saturday, August 28, 2010      1 comments

Today is take one of our cats (our 19 year old) and our dog to the vet. Then in the afternoon DH and SN (special needs) son need all their hairs cut. Unfortunately for SN son this is still a terrifying process. While he isn't that sensory bab... Read more
time management is key
Friday, August 27, 2010      2 comments

Time management is going to be key this semester. Last night I went to the first class of the 2nd accounting class I am taking this semester. It's supposed to run 6:30 pm to 9:20 pm but she didn't let us out until almost 10 pm and told us that... Read more
Thursday, August 26, 2010      1 comments

So the meeting with SN (special needs) son's teacher was fine. I honestly didn't know what to expect but it went really well. She, and the nice social worker from the SN school, both came to the house just to talk. SN son's private speech the... Read more
school tonight
Wednesday, August 25, 2010      2 comments

SN (special needs) son's school has a 'new program' where the teacher comes by at the beginning of a semester for a 'home visit'... aka home inspection? Since this is new I have no idea what this means so oh my gawd did I clean and dust yesterd... Read more
Meet & Greet
Tuesday, August 24, 2010      2 comments

We are getting ready to go to SN (special needs) son's school's meet and greet for PreK. I packed and organized all the various school supplies and am just finishing up my breakfast now that everyone is dressed and fed. Last night I bought... Read more
Compromise & Working Out
Monday, August 23, 2010      4 comments

So a couple days ago I was so frustrated because I didn't know how I was going to fit in exercising. So I made a compromise. I decided for the moment getting in 12 minutes of cardio is better than nothing. So I put SN (special needs) son in h... Read more
step aerobics
Sunday, August 22, 2010      0 comments

So fortunately DH doesn't have to work this weekend so he is helping me with the kids and going thru his things to toss or donate. Since he is home I got in my 15 mins of step aerobics yesterday. Well SN (special needs) son followed me up stai... Read more

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