After a few minutes she grimaced and said, "What the--?" She handed me a test paper on the Shakespearean play, Othello, and asked, "What does that say?" The question on the test asked for a description of the character Brabanzio's reaction to a certain event. In answer, the student had scrawled the words "In the hose."
It's actually been a year and almost three months since the 12 year old was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes. A year and three months of shots, insulin, blood testing and Those Infernal Glucose Test Strips scattered all over the floor. He swears he puts them in the trash can. But there they are, on... Continue Reading →
I must be the meanest Mom around. First of all, we didn't watch the Rose Parade. Well, we couldn't, because we don't have a TV. Halfway through last year, realizing that the only time we watched the thing was, well, on New Year's Day for the Rose Parade, we moved it out to the garage... Continue Reading →