you want to do what?

I want to be a homeschooler. There I said it. I actually typed it big and bold for the world to see. I want to homeschool my children. This is so bad. I am so weird. I am such an awful parent. My family is going to completely freak out. My sister will be furious….

Goodbye, ADHD, hello tiny chewable pill

April 12, 2011. Firstly I should tell you that thusfar, my golden ticket has truly proved golden. I cannot even explain how excited I was to trade in that paper for a bottle of pills. Thrilled. Like Christmas. Then when I actually had them in my hand, I was afraid. Afraid it wouldn’t work, indicating…

I have the Golden Ticket!

written March 29, 2011. As long as I can remember we have been researching and talking about ADHD. I think Wild Thing was not much older than two years old the first time someone asked us if he had it, suggested it. He was three when the first of the preschool teachers told me they thought…

ADHD & The Papers

It’s Official, written October 21, 2010 Its official. Wild Thing has been diagnosed. “ADHD (Severe Combined-Type ADHD) with possibility of Aspergers Disorder and/or Tic Disorder.”  There are pages of info here. Involved in that is a recommendation Adam be re-evaluated for Aspergers when he is a little older, for example six or seven years old.  At that time…

The Psych Doc

“Wild Thing Sees a Therapist. Again.” written Sept 3, 2010 Thankfully, we already had an appointment scheduled to see The Psych Doc…and that happened to fall the day after Wild Thing choked a kid at school. And why, OH GOD WHY, does he act perfect at The Psych Doc’s office? Can someone explain this to…