The Many Mom Shaming Moments

Try to picture the scene. It's the middle of September in 2001. The country is still obviously reeling from the attacks on the country. There is still a bit of fear and tension in the air about crowds and such. My son was four years old at the time and with his Autism, ADHD and… Continue reading The Many Mom Shaming Moments

Punish Thy Child, Punish Thyself

Now that my "darling daughter" is 13 (I still abhor that phrase, but not as much as "darling husband" lol) I've entered a fresh hell of parenting: The Teen Years. It's not that I haven't done it before, twice in fact, it's just that I wasn't this freaking OLD the last time AND the time… Continue reading Punish Thy Child, Punish Thyself