I’m not THAT parent…I’m thaaaaaaat parent

The good news is, Maura has the same teacher as last year. So she is wise to my ways, no warning is needed. However, I can admit, I am thaaaaaaat parent. Which is different from THAT parent. Let me explain… THAT parent is a term in the special ed world for those parental units who…

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Pro-tip – Always check the girl’s ears

Maura’s been in a mood. I thought maybe it was her being overtired, or, you know, puberty. That’s sort of my answer to everything and everyone these days – puberty. But yesterday, her mood turned quite tragic, and I didn’t know why. She didn’t want to get off the bus (weird for her.) She started…

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The skill set of the special needs parent

So today, a post for how to pack for Mom 2.0 Summit (the conference I’m going to this week!) popped up. One person was all “I always forget chargers!” I said “Find the special needs parent – we NEVER forget the charger!” Seriously. That’s like, a cardinal sin in the SNP World. You always bring…

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