After spending over a decade in law enforcement, victim services and social work, we circled the wagons and brought our kids home from public school. Now, we are on year five. After the first years, we learned to lay to rest all of those good intentions of facilitating unrealistic goals of growth, having tri-lingual kids, and … Continue reading Around Here Normal is Just a Setting on the Dryer.
It started off as an amazing idea to complete the parental duty to our kids, do something Facebook worthy and of course....help our boys be better boys. I was excited, my friends were excited, the boys were excited. The idea....was camping. We checked our calendar, selected a date at random and began making our lists … Continue reading If I tell you a duck can pull a truck, then shut up and hook the sucker up!
So, my soon-to-be 7-year-old just lost his first tooth. Yes, I know that this passes the typical age, but Dr. Google told me that at least five other kids on the planet were also afflicted with delayed tooth liberation. So, it's completely ok. Anyway, he was uber excited to get his Tooth Fairy money and … Continue reading Sometimes, you only have one oar in the water…..