Posts Tagged ‘teens’:

Posted November 27th, 2008 by justBcoz in Kids, School
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So … an update on Son#2 and it’s sad news I’m afraid. He has not passed Grade 8. Yeah, his headmaster called me yesterday to tell me and the X and I went through to the school to meet with him today to discuss the issue and decide what to do. No, that was *not* [...]

Posted November 10th, 2008 by justBcoz in Personal
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Hmmmm … For those of you who don’t really know me yet, I’m going to have to fill you in a bit on events with Son#1 so you have a bit of background info and you understand my frame of reference with regard to this post. Son#1 started smoking, drinking and getting into drugs at [...]

Posted October 27th, 2008 by justBcoz in Kids, Out and About, School
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Monday … Lots to do, lots to do! One thing I’m not looking forward to later is a meeting with the headmaster at Son#2′s school. Why do I always feel like *I’m* the one who’s in shit for something when I get summoned to see a headmaster? Bah. Yeah, there was a bit of an [...]

Posted August 7th, 2008 by justBcoz in Friends and Family
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I just got back from visiting Son#1 at the clinic and he ain’t doing well today … He doesn’t want to be there He feels like he’s getting nothing out of it He says it’s a waste of time He’s so sick of being asked: “how are you?” He can’t connect with the Terrible Tag [...]

Posted August 4th, 2008 by justBcoz in Life at Home
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Wow, it’s been a heavy day … let’s end it on a slightly lighter note, shall we? I have started a new family tradition. Well, it kinda started itself a few years ago with Son#1, but we continued with Son#2 over the weekend. Here’s how it goes: When you spot your very first teeny sprouts [...]

Posted July 23rd, 2008 by justBcoz in Kids, Life at Home, Work
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At long frigging last!! Miss Boats has managed to get hold of a company to come and sort out this ridiculous driveway gate saga … the damn thing was seriously cooked!! Anyway, it turns out that the reason for all its nonsense – opening by itself, not opening, not closing, getting stuck, etc – was [...]