In Our Family We Don’t Hide Crazy is a collection of essays by American writer Stephanie Wilkinson. The essays explore a variety of topics related to families and mental illness.
Wilkinson writes candidly about her own experience growing up with a mother who suffers from bipolar disorder.
She also writes about the challenges and rewards of being a parent to a child with autism. In addition to her personal essays, Wilkinson includes a variety of resources and information for families dealing with mental illness.
We Put It On The Front Porch And Swear It S A Decoration In our family, we don’t hide crazy. We put it on the front porch and swear it’s a decoration.
We’re not afraid to show our true colors, and we’re not afraid of a little chaos. We’re a family that loves to laugh, even at ourselves. And we’re always there for each other, no matter what.
The Tortoise and the Hare
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The Tortoise and the Hare: A fable about a race between a tortoise and a hare teaches the importance of pacing oneself and not underestimating opponents. The moral of the story is that “slow and steady wins the race”.
The Ugly Duckling
We Dress It Up With A Bow The Ugly Duckling is a story about a duckling who is rejected by his peers because he is different.
He is eventually embraced by a group of ducks who accept him for who he is. The story teaches children that it is okay to be different and that they should embrace others who are different from them.
The Lion and the Mouse
We Put It On The Front Porch And Give It A Sweet Tea In our family, we don’t hide crazy. We put it on the front porch and give it a sweet tea.
The lion and the mouse is a story about a family who does just that. They live in the south and have a lot of pride in their heritage.
They are also very open about their mental health. They believe that it is nothing to be ashamed of and that it should be celebrated.
They have a lot of fun with their crazy and they use it to their advantage. It makes them unique and it makes their family bond stronger.
The Ant and the Grasshopper
We Put It On The Front Porch And Give It A Cocktail In our family, we don’t hide crazy. We put it on the front porch and give it a cocktail.
The ant and the grasshopper is a classic fable that teaches this lesson perfectly. In the story, the hardworking ant spends the summer preparing for winter while the grasshopper plays.
When winter comes, the grasshopper has nothing to eat and must beg the ant for food. The ant teaches the grasshopper a valuable lesson about the importance of hard work and preparation.
In our family, we embrace our crazy and use it to our advantage. We are a close-knit group of misfits who have learned to love and support each other through our imperfections. Our crazy is what makes us unique and special.
The Fox and the Crow
We Put It On The Front Porch And Give It A Cocktail One of the most popular fables among children is “The Fox and the Crow.”
The story tells of a fox who is trying to get a piece of cheese from a crow. The fox uses flattery to try to get the cheese, but the crow is not fooled. In the end, the fox does not get the cheese and the crow gets to keep it.
This fable is popular because it teaches children a valuable lesson. They learn that it is important to be careful of who they trust. Just because someone is nice to them does not mean that they are really their friend.
The Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing
We Put It Right Out There There’s an old saying that goes, “you can catch more flies with honey than with vinegar.”
In other words, it’s often more effective to be kind and helpful than it is to be mean and aggressive. The same can be said for dealing with difficult family members.
It’s often better to try to understand where they’re coming from and to be supportive, rather than to get into arguments with them.
Of course, this isn’t always possible, and sometimes you just have to bite your tongue and walk away. But, in general, the wolf in sheep’s clothing approach is usually the best way to go.
The Emperor’s New Clothes
The Emperor’s New Clothes is a story about a vain emperor who is duped by two weavers who claim to be able to make the finest cloth.
The emperor is so pleased with the cloth that he wears it in a grand procession, but he is actually naked. The story is a cautionary tale about the dangers of vanity and pride.
The Boy Who Cried Wolf
We Put It On The Front Porch And Swing The boy who cried wolf is a cautionary tale about the consequences of lying.
The boy in the story tells a lie to get attention, and when he is finally telling the truth no one believes him. The moral of the story is that honesty is the best policy.
We Put It On The Front Porch And Swear It S A Chihuahua In conclusion, our family does not hide crazy. We put it on the front porch and swear it’s a Chihuahua.
This is because we believe that crazy should not be hidden. It should be put on display for everyone to see. This way, we can all learn from it and grow as people.
In Our Family We Don’t Hide Crazy is a sweet, heartwarming story about family, love, and acceptance. The characters are all relatable and the story is touching. This is a great read for anyone who is looking for a feel-good book.