Over the last 6 months, J has gone through different phases of characters he’s into. We were way into Spiderman (he kind of still is), Sid the Science Kid, Super Wings and Paw Patrol. I wanted to wait on buying a costume this year until I knew one of them was sticking. Paw Patrol was … More A Paw Pa-rrific Halloween
Back in April I wrote about how much J did not enjoy getting his hair wet or having it cut. Here we are in October and not too much has changed.Bath time has gotten easier, although he still has his moments. We still can’t wet a brush or comb when styling his hair. Before school … More Another Hairy Situation
I couldn’t let today go by without acknowledging World Occupational Therapy (OT) Day. I’m so thankful for J’s Occupational Therapist. She has taught us so much, made J feel comfortable during his sessions and is always available to answer our questions. Although a complex profession and not centered around one specific niche, Occupational Therapists work … More World OT Day
Since I have written about my goals of potty training ‘J’ over the summer and how those plans were unsuccessful, I thought I would provide an update. To some, it may seem weird to be writing about this. But for me, this is a major milestone in this house! Many attempts were made over the … More The Potty Chronicles Continue
I think something is wrong with my calendar. It seems as though we’re in the last week of August, summer is coming to an end and school starts next week. It went way too fast. I had ideas for the summer, things I would be doing with the extra time we’d have everyday and most … More What Happened to Summer?
Two weeks ago was the end of school. Last week was the end of Speech Therapy and Occupational Therapy. And now it’s summer. My biggest goal? Potty training! A Summer Potty Party. ‘J’ is 4 and we have attempted potty training since he turned 2. It’s never gone well. He’s gone on the potty here … More A Summer Potty Party
First off, I promised a blog everyday this week and I failed yesterday. But it was for a good reason! ‘J’ turned 4 on June 5th. 4! How did that happen? Remember when High School felt like forever? And college?! And yet you start on an awesome adventure of being a parent and 4 years … More Milestones