The 5 stages you go through upon receiving an “A” Word diagnoses 

http://www.scarymommy.com/autism-adhd-diagnosis-stages/ My post featured on Scary Mommy   I never thought this would happen to me. When I held my baby girl for the first time and looked deep into her blue eyes, I was filled with love and dreams. I imagined her laughing, dancing at recitals, and wondered what style wedding dress she would Continue reading The 5 stages you go through upon receiving an “A” Word diagnoses 

What do you do when your Pre-teen gets bullied?

Photo credit: http://gilbertianrueda.com  https://link.medium.com/XFMF7mereU I don’t know. But this is what I did, and I followed my heart. I remember the first time I realized my child was different. I also remember the first time he realized he was different too. It was when he told me that he is a fat loser that rides the Continue reading What do you do when your Pre-teen gets bullied?

No toddler will eat this shit, because I won’t even eat it! 

I was googling meals to feed my picky “34-month-old” or “almost-3-year-old.” This article came up. This food sounds disgusting. I just want my daughter to eat something other than chicken nuggets, pizza, bottomless cheese sticks and pierogies. I may just resort to protein shakes.  http://www.kidspot.com.au/kitchen/galleries/kid-friendly-recipe-ideas/11-easy-toddler-meals-theyll-actually-eat?image=11

NYE Kid mixers, Netflix saves the day and brings fun back to the parents! 

New Year’s Eve changes when you have kids. No more going out to fun places and watching the ball drop. No more watching the ball drop at all, actually, because you are asleep hours before it drops, unless you mean watching it via the variety of pre-recorded NYE countdowns that Netflix has to offer.  But Continue reading NYE Kid mixers, Netflix saves the day and brings fun back to the parents! 

Why Everyone Hates Creative Non-Fiction Writers

When you write creative non-fiction, people hate you. It is inevitable because your material is everything nobody wants discussed. Or just everything in life, in general. You bring real-life situations into a creative environment and share parts of your life that some people do not want shared. It brings agreements and disagreements, but at the Continue reading Why Everyone Hates Creative Non-Fiction Writers