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Journal: 17 January 2018

What did make me feel proud of myself today?

  • This morning at home I took stuff with great calm. Yesterday I worked till 9PM so I was due some slack.
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Journal: 16 January 2018

Today was hell. At work, an important deadline was moved 2 days back and we worked no stop till 9PM. I was able to merely show up at my evening Graphic Design class that ends at 10PM. 460 more words


Journal: 15 January 2018

Today at work I wasn’t that great in keeping my frustration at bay. There were too many things to do, incessant interruptions and tight time. Anyway, I managed to do something good. 283 more words


One week at HIS house

Our son just accomplished his first week in a staffed group home.

He’s here at home our place (yes, we’re trying to call the new house HIS home) to spend the night.  216 more words

Care Giving

You can overcome by accepting help

This morning was a little rough.  But it didn’t have to be.

At promptly 6:30 I tried to wake my daughter as we have the last two mornings.  774 more words

Twinkle twinkle

Family care giving is as full of constellations as our South Dakota night sky.

There are parents caring for kids, of course.  But also kids of all ages caring for parents.  413 more words

Care Giving

Empty Nest Weekend #1

Our son with autism spent his first weekend in his new group home.

It was a flurry of activity for mom and dad; writing rent and utility checks, buying furniture (hint – if you have a used hotel furniture place in town, you can save a ton), hanging curtains, buying extra clothes and toiletries… 242 more words

Care Giving