special education.

Four of my five children have required IEPs or 504s during their school careers. I have attended so many meetings and evaluations over the years and it can be pretty overwhelming. The first two kids to go through school were both sent for evaluations through the child study team during pre-k. We were lucky enoughContinue reading “special education.”

mother’s day.

For some of us, this day is a little more complicated than presents and a bacon buffet. This post has been kicking around in my head for a few days. Earlier in the week I was in the dark place and this day felt a little like it was looming rather than something I wasContinue reading “mother’s day.”

staying sexy at almost 40.

Let’s face it ladies, the older you get the more effort you have to exert to stay in the sexy game. Fear not, I’m here to assist! One of the things I’m noticing since hitting my mid 30’s is that hair removal is a constant battle. I pluck my face, wax my eyebrows and shaveContinue reading “staying sexy at almost 40.”

allow yourself…

It’s said that you should allow yourself grace to have a bad day, but what about when you can’t because life must go on? “Give yourself grace” is something I say to my friends all the time. Let yourself have a bad day. Take it as a sign that you need a break, take someContinue reading “allow yourself…”