Yesterday morning at 7:30 we met to go over the boys' IEP. School starts at 8:30, buses arrive about 10 minutes before that, so we did two IEPs in 45 minutes. Good thing they are a lot alike. We were like auctioneers; we talked fast and got the job done. We skimmed quite a bit so I have some reading to do. But my IEP meetings have never been the horror proceedings I hear others have. Everyone agrees to what the boys' need as far as speech, OT, time in the regular classroom. The fact that the needs may change when 1st grade starts next year is something that their teacher has already considered and incorporated into the IEP.
I've been slowly decking out the house for Christmas. It's the only holiday I decorate for and I don't go all out, but I try to be a little festive. Our theme is "hodgepodge of things that don't necessarily belong together from various times and places in our lives."
Actually, that's pretty much the theme of our house decor year-round.
We're having another snowstorm today. It's hard to say how much snow has fallen so far, since there was so much snow on the ground to begin with. I think it's safe to say we'll have a white Christmas though.
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