Me, Today, Fail

Today’s broadcast brought to you by the number 2. Today began at midnight. Well, duh, right?! No, I mean, Handsome was still up at midnight last night. Not just up. Laughing maniacally.all.night.long. It just so happens that there is a hallway light switch just outside of his bedroom door. We have to stack two baby … More Me, Today, Fail

The Sequel

If you wanted to know if there would be a sequel to Handsome’s calling card episode, wonder no more! What has Handsome been up to lately? Hmmm…looks like he’s discovered how much he loves paper. And markers. This is but one stack of papers he has drawn on. See that little booklet in the top? … More The Sequel

Cruelty

If someone were handing out awards yesterday for meanest mom ever, I certainly would have won. I outdid myself. Even for my cynical and sarcastic person, the hardcore, mean to the bone nasty just poured out of me, almost uncontrollably. I crushed his spirit. I ruined his day. But I stood my ground and did … More Cruelty

Hold Back

For several months I have been trying to write about something that’s been weighing heavily on my heart. Every time I have attempted, I have had to stop. There have been too many words, too much hurt, and too much disappointment to really share. It’s been an emotional and spiritual drain on me. We visited … More Hold Back

Autism At The Fair

We survived the Ag fair last night with the various assortment of autism displays. It wasn’t all that bad, but there were a few moments. Handsome did better than we expected. He started demanding the tablet as soon as we arrived, but we usually don’t let him use the tablet while we are walking. He … More Autism At The Fair