Stumbling In the Dark

  A lot of times we find we are in the dark and looking for scraps of information about what is happening in Johnny’s life when he is not at home or with his family.  Last night it would have have been nice to have been able to have the same experience as other parents….

The Green Room

Johnny sat down at the dinning room table much like any other evening and wanted to draw with his crayons. We didn’t know this night was going to be different. He went and got his “Goodnight Moon” book and opened it on the table and showed his Daddy he was going to draw “this page.”…

The Glo-Clock Sleep Journey

Since Johnny turned 4 he has been able to transition through his bedtime routine, go to sleep in his own bed and have pretty good sleeps except for the one or two walk ups in the middle of the night.  He would come in to our bedroom and wake his Daddy up and would go…

Tomato Soup

Today we learned about the motivational power of a little girl:) What do you want for lunch today? A jam sandwich, humous and pita, or wait, what about chicken noodle soup? “Soup Mommy.” Okay I’ll make noodle soup but its chicken noodle soup and I’ll fish the vegetables out. “No noodle soup.  No chicken.” But…

There is no such thing as can’t.

  There is no such thing as can’t only won’t. That is what I grew up hearing from my Dad whenever something happened that frustrated me or someone said that I couldn’t do something that I wanted to do. I get a call today from the OT Consultant for the school board who is filling…