IEP Meetings – How They Should All Be

I pull up to my 6-year-old’s new school. He’ll be starting kindergarten and I called an IEP (Individualized Education Plan) meeting for him. Backing the truck into a spot I feel my anxiety go into overdrive. I’ve been rehearsing in my head what to say, what I think he’ll need, how to accommodate and make… Continue reading IEP Meetings – How They Should All Be


Processing, 5 Year Olds, and Puppies

The other day I had one of those parenting moments where I lost my cool. I think every parent does this. I tried to keep my patience but one crazy moment of not listening after another and suddenly I’m screaming instead of using my nice voice or even frustrated voice. In this case my son… Continue reading Processing, 5 Year Olds, and Puppies