Monthly Archives: July 2016

Good Things

This week DD1 passed her second level driving class (20 out of 20 correct!), and DD2 passed her written test for her first level class.  The driving portion comes Monday.  It was rescheduled due to anxiety.  Her cold (the root … Continue reading

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Winding Down

Driver’s ed is going beautifully now.  One day left for the class and one more drive – which was rescheduled due to anxiety.  That was a small setback, but taking this class has had so many benefits.  DD2 has made … Continue reading

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The Sensory Processing Roller Coaster

My daughter is nearly 16 and we’ve known she has sensory processing disorder (SPD) since she was nine.  There were numerous calls from the school due to incidents until home school began, occupational therapy, counseling, and tons of work and … Continue reading

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Trudging Along

There is a gigantic bag of clothes in the living room waiting to go to Salvation Army.  I got (forced) my son to go through his dresser with me and pull out outgrown/unwanted clothing.  He had a stack of things … Continue reading

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Go With the Flow

A few days ago my middle let me know that her summer pant selection was lacking.  I looked through her drawer quickly then we headed to the store.  We are not a “clothes horse” mentality house.  The kids have enough … Continue reading

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Frugal Endeavors

I’m a bit pleased with myself as I’m almost finished making a pair of laundry bags for DD1 from a set of old twin cotton sheets.  The bottom sheet was worn out, but the top was still decent.  I doubled … Continue reading

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