Category: People Ponderings

This weekend my daughter got fed up with hearing about her friend’s accounts of her mother verbally abusing and neglecting her and so my daughter sent an extremely nasty text to the mom. I won’t share what she said but it was bad. Reading it, I felt like I was punched in the gut. My […]

Boy, am I pooped. My coworker (the office coordinator) was about the same level of frazzled and forgetful as yesterday. Today a couple times I brought her attention to when she was dialing the wrong number or in the wrong account so that she didn’t have to waste time trying to correct the mistake. I […]

I got out of the house! Yup – I didn’t think I was going to make it. What gave me motivation today was my daughter’s attitude change. We took a look at her progress report and she (voluntarily) came up with a plan for devoting more time to the specific subjects she was struggling in. […]

Yesterday I was quite pathetic. And I really mean that. It was Mother’s Day and I was really tired of being a mother and not appreciated so I threw a pity-party for myself and stayed secluded the whole day. At the end of the day, I told everyone that I’d like to see them. Could […]

North Carolina has beenĀ approvedĀ for the new Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) program. This program will provide extra help buying groceries for the families of the more than 800,000 children who normally receive free and reduced lunch at school. Families will receive approximately $371 in total P-EBT benefits per child, provided over two installments. Unused benefits […]