It’s Teacher Appreciation Week and I have been so excited to take part in spoiling the teachers at my son’s school. The sentiments aren’t necessarily grand and outdone, but they were planned with love and compassion and, above all, immense appreciation for these incredible individuals who move mountains for our kids everyday. Teaching is such … Continue reading Appreciate the Little Things
My kid has some excellent taste in music! It ranges from Disney songs to indie rock, to movie soundtracks! Nico loves to dance so when I have teachers and therapists who want to know how to connect with him, I love to share his favorite songs. Music will open Nico's door to you! Carried Away-Passion … Continue reading Nico’s Favorite Songs
Special needs parenting changes everything. It changes how you look at every single thing in your past, present, and future. I catch myself asking all sorts of questions… How did I get here? Why do I feel so alone and tired? Is it possible to throw in the towel today? Do I have it in … Continue reading Wrung Dry
Picking up Nico after school is something new for me. He took the bus home his Kinder year and all last year he was learning from home, so I had no idea what I was getting myself into this year. He is dismissed at 3pm and; yet, it is a parenting battle of wills to … Continue reading If Not Me, Then Who?