May is over and we are quickly launching into June - the half way point of the year! I am so pleased with the progress I have made on my goals so far! For this reason, I am going to re-evaluate and add new goals starting in July - for the second half of this… Continue reading Almost Half Way!
In this household, anyone turning 5 is rewarded with an amateur fondant-formed Baymax figurine. I also throw in the 9inch chocolate fudge cake covered in red, rolled, store-bought fondant (because as delicious as marshmallow fondant is, it is the worst thing in the world to make and dying it red would have made it even more… Continue reading Five Years!
Last week, on the day before I ran my half marathon, I was called off the cancellation list to have my IUD removed in the operating room. The mental and physical challenges associated with the timing of the procedure in relation to the half marathon were in a field of their own; I was already… Continue reading Always Doubt
Just because you're visiting the country for the wedding, and I chose to be polite to you, it doesn't mean you can call me Sweetheart. I may have invited you to your grandson's birthday, but it still doesn't mean you can call me Sweetheart. Just because I'm choosing to put the past behind us doesn't… Continue reading Don’t Call Me Sweetheart
We are here at day #2 of the Autism Assessment. I am feeling a heightened sense of stress and anxiety as I worry that A. won't get his ASD diagnosis. Each therapist keeps talking about how they can "recommend" services for us to help A. with his many challenges. Services are great... If you're a… Continue reading Assessment Continued