I have said it before, if you want to make the holidays special then you have to make them special. This Halloween I did not make things very special. No one really complained, but I felt it. I’ve decided not to let that happen again. So I’m throwing myself into holiday preparations for November and […]
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2012 for me was an OFF year. By that I mean I just didn’t feel on top of much of anything, though there is plenty of evidence that I was successful and productive. In my post Planning 2012 Beyond the Mayan Calendar I talked about what I was going to do, and other than the […]
Today I’m getting real about the holidays with an autistic child over at MomsGetReal.
Finding out you are borderline diabetic before Easter weekend has the potential to drastically effect your enjoyment of the profusion of sweets that typically accompany the festivities. As the duly appointed agent of holidays in my family, I had to rethink my approach to the way we celebrate–not only for my health, but for my kids and […]
1. Write for 5 minutes flat with no editing, tweaking or self critiquing. (I still struggle with this.) 2. Link back to the Gypsy Mama and invite others to join in. (The button code can be found in the side bar on her site.) 3. Go and tell the person who linked up before you what their […]
It starts in November just after Halloween and way before Thanksgiving, which really upsets a lot of people.
Dear Santa, It’s been a while since I wrote you.