This morning’s preschool drop off was pretty typical. Once he had pulled into the alleyway and were waiting our turn to move forward, Gus jumped out of his car seat and into the passenger seat. I think the fact that he gets to see in the passenger seat for drop off is one of his favorite parts about school. When our turn came, I let him push the buttons to unlock all the doors … [Read more...] about My Sweet Boy
Well, ladies and gentlemen, I wanted to let you all know that last night’s experiment in sleeping in separate beds went great! I got an uninterrupted night of sleep and woke up this morning feeling rested. It was glorious. I’m about to get ready for night number 2. I have to admit that this isn’t the first time we’ve slept alone. In fact, the idea started brewing last week. … [Read more...] about Guess Who Is Sleeping Alone Again Tonight?
Motherhood is filled with lies. Lies others tell you and lies you tell yourself. Sometimes you know you are lying. Sometimes you don’t. It’s the same when others are lying to you. Sometimes you know you are being lied to whereas other times you don’t. As time goes on, you begin to become adept at deciphering the lies from the truth about motherhood. Have you heard this … [Read more...] about Stop Lying To Me
I guess you are beginning to arrive as a blogger when you start getting hate mail, right? At least that’s what I tell myself whenever I get a nasty email. Hey- I’m being noticed! Today I got an angry email blasting me for being a psychologist and describing how we damage children by diagnosing them. He didn’t really need to swear at me. I meant it’s not like I created the … [Read more...] about Are We Over Diagnosing Our Children?
So, which “autism expert” is posing for Playboy? No, it’s not me. But if Playboy ever does a “barely an A after breastfeeding and only mom without a boob job in L.A” issue, I’m the first one on the list. Surprise: It’s Jenny McCarthy! She’s going to be turning 40 soon so for her birthday she decided to give a gift to all men by getting naked and proving she’s still got … [Read more...] about Can You Guess Which “Autism Expert” Is Posing For Playboy?