Quite a few of my friends on Facebook are doing Thirty Days of Gratitude during November. I guess because this is the month where Thanksgiving falls, people want to take the time to remember what they’re thankful for and bitch about first world problems less? *shrug* It got me thinking though. What are the things […]
I know I’m not writing much here these days. Things were pretty status quo. We had a good summer. We started school again. Middle school is BUSY. Algebra might be my undoing, or of my 7th grader. Maybe both of us. I haven’t decided yet. For the record, I love algebra. He does not. I […]
I try to be cool and put a purple streak in my hair. I take my kids to the fair. I act immature at the grocery store.
You know it’s been a long time since blogging when you actually have to log in. I have to admit, Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest have been getting more of my attention these days. **Shameless plug here: I post a lot of information to the blog’s Facebook page that doesn’t make it here. ** With our […]
Our first year of cyber school is officially over. I declare it a success. The kids declare victory as well. Let me start with my older son since he was in the “regular” school system the longest. We both learned a lot this year. We learned that despite what everyone else was saying, he does […]
There’s a lot of belly aching lately. The school districts are losing. More parents are discovering the same thing my family did. WE HAVE EDUCATIONAL OPTIONS. You see, in the state of Pennsylvania, our cyber charter schools operate as public schools, with all of the same state requirements placed upon them as the brick and […]
I’d like to get off now. Please. The last few weeks have been a ride. Both boys are now going to be getting speech therapy from the cyber school. In addition to all the other therapies. I’d like to say we could quit some, but we’ve doubled our therapy hours in the last few months […]
I’ve been a tad melancholy and reflective lately, but here, laugh at me. I’m not quite over the trauma to laugh at myself quite yet, but I do appreciate what we did here that others will see the humor. In out infinite wisdom, the day before Easter, we woke up and I said, “It’s Saturday! […]