Christy is the the proud mother of a 10-year-old son who has Asperger's Syndrome (a high-functioning form of Autism). She is currently in her final semester of graduate school at WTAMU in the Specialist in School Psychology program. Christy also works as a graduate assistant and teaching assistant in the psychology department at WT. In addition, she spends about 6 hours per week in a local school district completing her practicum work in school assessment and intervention. In her free time she enjoys attending church with her family, traveling, and go to the movies when she can find the free time.
Mommy Blogger Christy K.- The Yucky Moments
Oh, that dreaded sound that comes in the night that can jolt a mother out of a dead sleep... Someone is about to puke. Noooo!!!
Mommy Blogger Christy K. – From Stressed Mess To Calm and Collected
Today, all is right with the world! I have been stressed to the max, waiting to find out where I would be interning after grad school, when I would be moving, where I would live, how my final exams would turn out…
Mommy Blogger Christy K – When Your Plans Go Out the Window
I am a planner. I love to know exactly when things are going to happen, how they are going to happen, and who is responsible for ensuring that everything goes off without a hitch. In parenthood, unfortunately, our plans often don’t mirror the picture-perfect scenario that…
Mommy Blogger Christy K.-Can Anything Else Go Wrong?
Some weeks are just hard, and this past week is one for the record books. It was one of those “can anything else go wrong” type of weeks, where you just want to crawl under the covers and hope for a better tomorrow.
Mommy Blogger Christy K. – Special Dietary Needs
I am sure that every mother has moments where she questions the choices that she makes for her children. Are they in the best school for their needs? Does he have the right pediatrician? Does he need to be involved in more (or fewer) activities? Is he getting all of the nutri…
Mommy Blogger Christy K. – K-I-S-S-I-N-G
When we were kids, it was all about who was “going out with” who… but not until we were all sure that members of the opposite sex no longer had cooties.
Mommy Blogger Christy K. – Grandparents
I have so many happy childhood memories of spending time with my grandmother, making pies in the kitchen and tagging along on her weekly trips to the beauty shop.
Mommy Blogger Christy K. – My Chaotic Days
Sometimes, I am amazed that I am still able to function with at least a minimal level of sanity.
Mommy Blogger Christy K.- What’s for Dinner
There is one question that plagues me daily… “What’s for dinner?” While it may sound simple for some, just the idea of meal planning for my family stresses me out.
Mommy Blogger Christy K. – Peaceful Spring Break
Ahhh, Spring Break!! For many, this indicates a break from school, a break from work, and vacation time. As tempted as I was to just get away for a few days this year, my sensible side won and I chose to stay home and play catch up. This didn’t stop the rest of the family…
Mommy Blogger Christy K. – Coloring Outside the Lines
While I don’t think that it is always a conscious effort, most of us definitely care about what others think. If we didn’t care at all, we just might show up to work in our pj’s with bedhead every day. It doesn’t end with our looks, either. Whether it is trying to impress the boss, our friends, o…
Mommy Blogger Christy K. – What Ifs
This morning, similar to many Sunday mornings, I had a strong desire to stay hidden under my covers until noon. Not that this would EVERY actually happen, but a girl can dream, right? At 7am, I begrudgingly threw off the covers and headed into the kitchen for a cup of coffee.