Tag Archives: Halloween

Something’s gotta give

Receiving a call from your child’s teacher at 7:30 a.m. is rarely a good thing. And learning that your six-year-old son won’t stop crying is not the kind of news any parent ever wants to hear. But realizing that the … Continue reading

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…and that’s why Halloween can bite me.

Extreme. Candy. Coma. Can’t. Function. Need. More. Kit-Kats. Wait. Don’t go! I’ll be nice! I promise! Don’t you want to see what we looked like while we were out begging in the cold for High Fructose Corn Syrup and FD&C Red … Continue reading

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My Mental Health Journey (Part 2): A Halloween Retrospective

So that was what all of our family Halloweens looked like BBH (before Bucket Head). Once he joined the party in the spring of 2007, things got exponentially more challenging for me. To cope with the extra workload, I bought … Continue reading

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