Archive for February, 2011


Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011

Yes, we are on a school break.  AGAIN.  Didn’t we just do this? Neither kid is terribly excited about this week, off, either.  We don’t have anywhere to go, but we are planning on playing with a few friends and maybe going to the zoo… if it doesn’t snow on us or something crazy like […]

Not Edible

Monday, February 21st, 2011

Here is a list of things that Rerun has tried to eat in the last week that are clearly not supposed to be eaten: – yarn (from the puffball on his sister’s slipper.  He threw it up.) – magazines (in the waiting room at Tad’s speech therapy appointment) – magazine mailing inserts (I didn’t try […]

Writer’s Block

Friday, February 18th, 2011

Rerun has them all.  My blocks, I mean. It has been a long week here at the Corner Haus.  Tad’s still not back to full speed after this ear infection.  We went to the doctor yesterday morning, and she prescribed him eardrops.  There’s still some inflammation in there, even though the hole is healing up […]

Tad Draws

Thursday, February 17th, 2011

One of Tad’s really wonderful traits is his ability to imagine.  He can play pretend with ease, which never struck me as strange… until I learned how incredibly difficult and rare it is among autistic children.  You can’t teach imagination – it’s impossible.  And I had never realized until we started this process of ABA […]