How Creating a 504 Plan in the Earlier Years Can Benefit Teens with ADHD

Our primary back to school focus this year has been getting Reagan ready for college. Going to college involves back-to-school shopping on steroids. Sheesh. This doesn’t mean the other two went ignored though! As Hayden starts his junior year of high school, we have hope that he will be able to reap the rewards of the tools we have set in place over the years. ...more
As a middle school teacher, I 100% agree.  504 plans are tools for success for those kids who ... more

Do Tell: Share Why You Need a Date Night to Win a $250 Dinner for Two

Tell why you need a date night out -- whether it's with your partner, your kid, your bestie or someone brand-new to your life. If you win, dinner's on BlogHer -- up to $250 worth at a restaurant of your choice near you. ...more

My husband and I recently relocated to Florida from Connecticut with our one year old son and ... more

I'll Have What She's Having: Drinking While Pregnant

I like to drink. A lot. With dinner.  Without dinner.  With friends. With my husband.  So when I stopped drinking in 2003, it was like wearing a big, flashing, I'M PREGNANT side on my forehead. I was fooling no one. ...more

I'm about half way into my first pregnancy and I tried the whole moderation thing with Diet ... more