If Your Children Are Pushing Your Buttons, Be Grateful

It felt like the one millionth trip to the orthodontist when my sons were in braces at the same time. It was a full time job chauffeuring them around suburbia when they were 11 and 13 years old. Doctor, dentist, psychologist, friends, school, repeat.

11 year old had an appointment after school one day so after picking them both up at the bus stop which is 1/4 mile from…