Tuesday, January 8th

by Michelle Lasley

Michelle Lasley is a mother, wife in Pacific Northwest learning to balance green dreams with budget realities.

January 8, 2013

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Today we had a riveting day at the dentist and a stop at the library. Dinner time was accompanied by Minecraft for the second night in a row. The ADHD book I’m reading encourages BIG rewards for good behavior. And, our little pickle has been great at school for the last two days. It feels like bribery, which you get versed in as parents, instead of simply expecting good behavior. We’ll see.

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