Unbelievable

I was sitting at my desk in the almost dark in the early hours of the morning working on my computer. The youngest child got up and took himself to the toilet and back, walking past me to do so. The oldest child then did the same.  Powering past me like he was busting. This…

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Out of sight…

As soon as our eldest boy thinks he is out of all older siblings and adults sight at home he tries to do something sneaky. It’s driving me mental! Even tonight just moving from one room to another while prepping meals for the week he would try and get out of his seat to get…

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Noticing a difference

I had to go out for dinner for work this week and our eldest son came home to tend to the boys until our daughter got home.  I do love the teamwork that we have! But anyways…this same son used to come home to be with the boys every four weeks when I had an…

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No patience

Well it seems that I sometimes have no patience.  This is one of those days. Discovering chocolate stolen first thing in the morning and being greeted with lies over it. Playing and getting silly instead of getting on with what is expected. A full day at work that included resolving other peoples dilemmas from their…

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Making friends

Well it seems that our boys need to be taught some more social skills and how to make friends. I’ve always been aware that the boys struggle to make and keep friends.  This is in part because their behaviours and lack of self-regulation can be difficult for a lot of kids to manage.   They will…

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