Tag Archives: sensory processing disorder

Parenting Sensory Processing Disorder

When I was in my substitute teaching days a friend talked me into subbing for our county’s special needs school.  Before you go on the list of substitutes, you spend a day observing the different classes.  I’m positive this day … Continue reading

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Public School vs. Homeschool

Our household has a bit of a unique situation: my oldest and youngest children attend public school and my middle child is home schooled.  We began home schooling DD2 half way through fifth grade after her teacher made a very … Continue reading

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Sensory Processing Disorder is…

Yesterday I read an article about a child in Michigan who didn’t want a birthday party as he had no friends to invite.  His mom set about to create a Facebook page of birthday greetings as a surprise for him.  … Continue reading

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The Work is Never Done

My house, as usual, is in great need of cleaning/care, and here I sit at the computer.  House work has never been my passion.  DD2 was just saying this morning that she shouldn’t HAVE to do something she doesn’t want … Continue reading

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Parental Advice from the Dentist

I’m a wee bit ticked off right now.  My youngest two just went for their dental cleaning.  Both went back alone, and my son did fine (he’s run out of the chair in the past).  Not too long after sensory … Continue reading

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This and That

My DD2 (who has sensory processing disorder) has started taking showers again!  This is huge!  She’s been bath only for at least two years, and she didn’t want to learn how to wash her own hair in the bathtub, so … Continue reading

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The Unsolicited Opinion

My sister called today to chat and eventually we got around to our kids.  At one point she said she was going to give me her big sister input.  This input turned out to be that were we really doing … Continue reading

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