Random Thoughts

5 Little Things I Want to Thank a Veteran for.

Thank you Veterans and Active Duty Military for the day off tomorrow.   Did that sound trite, irreverent and even condescending? I meant it to. And I didn't. Let me explain.   A few weeks ago a former co-worker, whom I worked with in between his stints of active duty in the US Army Reserves, posted… Continue reading 5 Little Things I Want to Thank a Veteran for.

Crafts and Sewing, Humor

Turkey in Disguise

The assignment: Use markers, crayons, material, etc. to make a disguise for this turkey so he won't be eaten for Thanksgiving. The result: A mutant ninja turtle pizza chef complete with a double extra large pepperoni and mutagen pizza. Turkey? I don't see a turkey? oooh! Pizza.... He did all of the work except for… Continue reading Turkey in Disguise

Family Life

Pay attention to others BUT mind your own business

My son is confused between what we tell him to do at home, and what his teacher tells him at school. To a normal six year year old the directions seem to be conflicting, but for a child with Autism it has to be just mind boggling. Background:  One of the most common challenges for… Continue reading Pay attention to others BUT mind your own business