The Chaotic Dynamics of Life

My five-year-old daughter Pickle is attacking me.  She is five in real time.  In Pickle time she is seventeen months old.  She is scratching my chair, tugging on the mouse and hitting my hand off the keyboard, in an attempt to get my attention.  ...more

A Cause for Concern: Heavy Metals, Our Kids & Developmental Delays

In 2004, the American Academy of Pediatrics and the National Institute of Health and Human Services stated that1 in 150 children have an autistic disorder and 1 in 6 children have a developmental or behavioral disorder. These are staggering statistics that should concern every parent, grandparent, doctor, clinician, and public or governmen ...more

Post Partum Blues

It was so exciting having my new baby girl. She was absolutely beautiful and such a good baby. So why wasn’t I happier? I could not stop crying and no matter how deep down I searched, I could not find that joy that I knew that I should be feeling. What was wrong with me that this incredible blessing was not enough to make me happy? Does this mean that I am not a good mother and that there is something wrong with me? ...more