To the parents of the kids who don’t struggle in school …

As I'm scrolling down my Facebook timeline, I see your photos. I feel your pride. And I'm a little bit jealous ....just a little ... "Johnny is in ALL honors classes this year!"  "Sally made the BETA Club!"  And the comments roll in under: "Of course! I knew she would! YOU are a GREAT Mom!"  … Continue reading To the parents of the kids who don’t struggle in school …

How a Bookworm Mom Parents a Reluctant Reader

My oldest is a struggling read, it's true. He has dyslexia. But he's also a reluctant reader. There IS a difference! Some struggling readers dislike books until they get the right access. Audiobooks can be a game changer, and they were for my son too! However, even with access, my little boy is also incredibly … Continue reading How a Bookworm Mom Parents a Reluctant Reader

The Series That Turned My Son Into A Reader.

If you don't follow the blog, you need to know that my son is severely dyslexic. In the past, he has become very frustrated at words even to the point of yelling in frustration: "I wish reading was NEVER invented!"  So, when he found a series of books that he LOVED - it meant something. … Continue reading The Series That Turned My Son Into A Reader.