Tag Archives: Toilet training

More breakfast table talk

About a year ago I wrote about a brutally and beautifully honest conversation that I had with my daughter about her brother’s developmental disability. A wise friend commented that our conversation would be one of many “periodic check-ins.” She was … Continue reading

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Water, water everywhere

I’ve been quiet, but life hasn’t. Returning from some back-to-back conferences, I dive into our latest round of potty training my 10-year-old son, who confounds us by being successfully able to stay dry at school but not at home. You … Continue reading

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What do you do all day?

Not too long ago I ran into an acquaintance. We were getting caught up on things and I told him how I had sold my business a year ago so that I could focus on my child’s needs full-time. “But … Continue reading

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