No sooner do I post all of those vacation photos and the grandmas are telling me how much they love, love, love the pictures! So I apologize to those of you who aren’t family and aren’t as interested in my hundreds upon hundreds of photos…and now videos. These are videos of M being N’s doctor. […]
Ever since Nathan’s birth and diagnosis I’ve found myself longing for eternal things in a whole new way. It’s like I am just beginning to accept the fact that I’m not supposed to have the perfect life down here. It’s reserved for me in heaven. I knew that intellectually before but my heart longs for […]
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Both boys are sick. I’m taking vitamins religiously and compulsively washing my hands. I cannot afford to be the next causality. Fortunately my husband has a pretty strong immune system from working in healthcare all these years. Now that cold and flu season is upon us he comes home and heads straight for the shower. […]
I’m continually amazed by the connection these two have with one another. I think big kid intuitively knows he has a high calling as N’s big brother. I’ve said it before that with all of the initial chaos surrounding N’s birth, M has only taken his anxiety out on us, not N. That continues to […]
This is Mac’s new emphatic response when I tell him to do something he doesn’t want to do. Or, if I’m disciplining him for bad behavior. The timing of this phrase expressing itself in our home is quite ironic. Never before have I felt more like life was, “Not fair!” Not fair for any of […]