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School Year 2016 in the Books

I work at a boarding school for teenagers with complex cognitive learning disabilities. It is unlike any other place in the world. My job isΒ challenging. beautiful. forever changing. crazy. fun. musical. frustrating. hilarious. exciting. unpredictable. fulfilling. serious. scheduled. creative. We close out the 2015-2016 school year and graduation weekend is always emotional. Reflecting on another […]

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Learning Disabilities

I am a chatter box. I have a lot of conversations, in my travels through my daily day. I have, at times, heard a lot of misinformation about learning disabilities. So I’m going to give every one some super BASIC info on learning disabilities. Knowledge is power man. That way you don’t look like a […]

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Bully Bully

Okay, now promise to hear me out. Don’t get all crazy and Mom defensive until the end. These are just thoughts. Get off your high horse and keep your mind open. I see something happening with children. We have now taught them to self advocate better. If you are being bullied,Β SAY SOMETHING.Β We have all seen […]

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Back to Reality

Okay, I have no business writing on my blog right now. I should be getting ready for work so that I don’t look like a troll who guards a bridge at my job. But I wanted to share a quick tale from my morning. This past weekend was very fun. (See previous blog). Went to […]

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Stay at Home Mom Vs. The Working Mom. I am both. Kinda?

Stay at home mom vs. The working Mom… Which is harder? Don’t answer that. It’s a stupid question. Well, Uh.. Brit? My 3rd grade teacher told me that their were no stupid questions. Well no offense Mrs. Paddigan in 3B, but some questions are stupid. More importantly, “Is it harder to be a stay at […]

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