Always Put the Good Stuff First.

New school year, new teacher, new parents meeting. “Tell me what I should know about your son,” asked his new teacher. I started in. Crazy energy, impulsive behavior, he can talk for 12 hours straight without taking a breath, has a tough time sitting still… Ay. You see what I did? In… Continue reading »

Yay for Kindergarten and Cheesy Posters.

Parent / Teacher Conferences. In my son’s case, parents / teachers.  Everything we do is plural around here. Teachers, therapists, repetitive sentences… I imagine conferences for parents of typical kids go something like this:  “Joey is a delight. A little chatty, but really, a bright star in the class.”  Or… Continue reading »