Parenting

Changing the World – Girl Scout Bronze Award

Changing the World. I just got notification from our troop leader that our troop’s Juniors were awarded their Bronze Award! That is some exciting news! Thirteen of our girls participated in this and while the award and […]

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General

It’s Girl Scout Cookie Time!

Well, that time of the year is upon us again. No, I am not talking about the Valentine Season (not to knock your chocolate hearts!). I’m talking Girl Scout Cookie Time.  Cookies went digital! If you […]

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Parenting

Girl Scouts

I never thought I would have a home full of scouts. I was a Girl Scout when I was a child, but much like every other activity my parents signed me up for, it was […]

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General

Cookie Time!

Well, that time of the year is upon us again. No, I am not talking about the Valentine Season. I’m talking Girl Scout cookie time.  Cookies went digital! If you live out-of-state and would like to […]

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Autism

Sleep Away Camp

If you had asked me anytime before M started Boy Scouts who I thought would go to sleep away camp first, I would have said E. D just isn’t interested in that sort of thing, […]

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Ramble

The last day of school…

…does not equal rest and relaxation. At least not in my world. I’m all for a lazy summer. And I guess, between the five (six, seven, eight) of us, we have one. But cram all […]

Education

Common Core

My last few instagrams have been tagged with #commoncore #commoncoresucks #ihatepicturesofmath #floridaeducation #thirdgrade #math and I should have added #frustratedthirdgrader #frustratedparent and a few other choice #expletives on top of those. That image is the […]