Monthly Archives: March 2011

Meet the new talker…

It’s just like the old talker, just green. And it’s ours!

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Just when…

… you think your situation stinks, you hear about someone else’s that’s a hundred times worse. Like Thanksgiving 2004. It just sucked. I won’t bore you with the details, but it was not a good weekend. And then I found … Continue reading

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I love my neighborhood

When we moved to North Carolina three years ago, we hoped to move into a neighborhood where families gathered and kids played. And it turns out, we did. It took a little while to get going because there were several … Continue reading

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Happy St. Pat’s Day!

There once was a girl from Cali She wasn’t a bit Irish, not even a wee Then she moved to a town called Cary, NC Where the streets are all named Kildaire, Kilmayne and Killarney Happy St. Pat’s Day to … Continue reading

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The accidental hat

I like to knit… I make scarves, hats, felted purses, fingerless gloves. I just bought a book to learn how to make socks two at a time. My brother asked me to make him a hat. So, last Thanksgiving we … Continue reading

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Max’s talker… it was a long and winding road, but worth the trip

Our son, Max, needs a device to help him communicate. Since Max has apraxia, he has trouble forming words, and since he has fine motor difficulties, he uses some sign language, but he has trouble forming intricate signs. He has … Continue reading

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P90X

Yep. We jumped on the bandwagon. We are P90Xing. And, while we don’t love many of the exercises, we do sort of love the program. It helps that we are seeing results. In 10 weeks, I’ve lost 9 lbs. and … Continue reading

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