Archive for September 2012

Patience is a virtue (which I do not possess)

Well, that’s not entirely true.  I do have patience with my son.  He has cerebral palsy and I am very patient with him.   I have to be patient with him.  He needs a little extra time to make decisions about what he wants to eat, or which book he wants to read.  He needs…

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Bad Habits

It is easier to prevent bad habits than to break them. ~Ben Franklin No shit, Ben.  You’re preaching to the choir, buddy.  I have a 10 year old son who has CP.  He also has developed some rather unsavory habits lately.  I’m at my wit’s end over this and I’m ready to just throw in…

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Stolen Mama Moments

It’s finally quiet.  Your children are napping or have been sent off to school.  Your husband is at work.  OR, you’re in the car on your way to work.  Really, it’s the best part of the day for you. YOU ARE ALONE!   Grab a cup of coffee and get ready to relax.  What works…

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An Ode to My Husband

I’ve been thinking about this post for the last few days.  My husband and I just celebrated our 11th wedding anniversary and I wanted to commemorate the occasion by writing a little something about him.  I’m sure I’m not alone when I say that the old adage is true: Happiness really is being married to…

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