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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The World Did Not End So Let’s Begin Again
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 […]
Getting Real About Holidays and Autism
Today I’m getting real about the holidays with an autistic child over at MomsGetReal.
Egg Hunt Surprise
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 […]
Five Minute Friday: Color
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 […]
Taking Back the Holiday and Making it Bright
It starts in November just after Halloween and way before Thanksgiving, which really upsets a lot of people.
Dear Santa and Anyone Else Wondering
Dear Santa, It’s been a while since I wrote you.