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The Indian Summer of Discernment

It has been a while since I posted.  Not because I have nothing to say or that I am on an extended vacation.  This blog has been silent as I have taken some time to process what has been going on in my life and that of my family for some time.   My therapist called it the Summer of Discernment.  Taking some time to process the changes I have had this year:  the school transitions to high school and upper middle and elementary school, the spectrum diagnosis for my kiddos, the struggle they have had in school, etc.    Well, looks like it will be an Indian Summer.   Or perhaps just the typical Second Spring of Central Texas. First, today is my birthday, and it seemed appropriate to mark it as such on this blog.  I identify as a writer or author when people ask me what I do for a living.  Trophy Wife or Stay At Home Mom isn’t that glamorous to most people.  And Domestic Engineer is so 1990s. I read this great article about 9/11 on social media today. The article was about people in direct connection to President Bush when he was on Air…