I can't even. I suddenly understand what that means. Because, after going through our first (and, hopefully, last) discipline committee meeting....I can't even. But, I will, because this would be a pretty pointless blog post, otherwise. ;)The day did not go as I expected. I expected it to be stressful. I expected to look down at … Continue reading They Think My Son Is Dangerous…Really?
I took William to counseling on Friday. He had been silly and chatty through most of the day, but got quiet as it got close to our appointment time. So, I know that he must've been nervous. As we sat there waiting, he put his head on my lap until she called him back.As I waited, … Continue reading My Son Thinks He’s Alone
I don't even know how to write this. Living as someone who is often amazed that my life is what it is, I'm even more amazed now. But, this time, not in a good way.William. We've worried about him so much over the years. We've watched him struggle and we've watched him succeed. Sometimes, we've been so … Continue reading Bad Situations Lead To Bad Choices.
Kaleb has this weird habit of bringing up topics in blogs that I just wrote (but haven't published yet) or am currently writing. It's like he has some bizarre, power never used-for-good, psychic super power connection with me. It really happens all of the time. Anyway, yesterday, as I was still writing my previous post about … Continue reading Does My Son Worry About The Future?
I'm in a transracial adoption group on facebook. Unfortunately (and ironically), I don't have much in common with them. The focus is more on the negative aspects of adoption while I'm more into celebrating the positive. That's kind of my thing. 😉 I mean, no one knows more than I that adoption (from foster care, … Continue reading Is It Wrong To Change Your Child’s Name?