Archive for the 'Medical and Dental Benefits' Category

Good News, Meh News

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

The good news is that after two and a half weeks off, Tad was FINALLY able to go back to therapy yesterday.  Thumper was able to go back last Friday. The meh news is that the insurance mess, which has been endlessly more complicated than it should have been (and has now invoked the HR […]

My Least Favorite Time Of The Year

Thursday, January 4th, 2018

It’s new insurance season!!!  Time to ring those phones and spend countless hours on hold! Well, it’s not like I have anything better to do.  Like take the boys to therapy.  Nope, can’t do that until the insurance companies get to sign off on the therapy! Fun times. I was trying to cut back on […]

Still Not Buying The Teeth Cleaning Thing

Monday, December 18th, 2017

It doesn’t matter how much I try and spin it to Thumper, he still doesn’t believe me that the trip to the dentist is a necessary thing. Fortunately, he was the only one I had to wrestle with, as Rerun has improved his behavior in the dentist’s chair significantly, and all of the kids have […]

The Day Tad Got Braces

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

Or as he continues to call them, “bracelets.” Tad finally got the go-ahead from our orthodontist, and it was time to start getting his teeth fixed.  He was not thrilled with the idea, and spent much time protesting loudly.  By the time the day finally arrived yesterday, he was a bundle of nerves. And by […]