Monthly Archives for August 2012

Principal says School Secretary Not Authorized to Withhold My Son

Monday was an exercise in patience and control for me. I went to my son’s school to pick him up early and was told the school would not release him to me. It was an emotional day, to be sure, … Continue reading

30. August 2012 by Shannon
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Public School holds children hostage

  My son cried as he got of the car today. He said his tummy hurt and asked his dad for our phone numbers in case he needed to call. Sam suffers from abdominal migraines, so at 10:30am I decided … Continue reading

27. August 2012 by Shannon
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Top 7 ways to survive car line

Does this look familiar?  Do you spend each weekday afternoon stuck in the dreaded car line?  Don’t fret, I’ve come up with seven sure-fire ways to spice up your afternoon car time   1. Sort socks.  This is the most … Continue reading

26. August 2012 by Shannon
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How shared custody kills parenting momentum

It sure is hard to keep my parenting momentum going when our week is cut short by the divorce custody schedule. I start each week with gusto, and fall into a steady rhythm of homework, after-school activities and family dinners. … Continue reading

25. August 2012 by Shannon
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