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Unwritten IEP Goals

Yesterday was report card day.  As I overheard the neighbors talking about it, I felt a rising pit in my stomach. There are some days you just can’t take on…
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Mother crouching down to talk with her son

Talk to my son

We want our children to have control over their thoughts and emotions as much as possible. We teach them to better identify how they’re feeling and what they need. We…
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Little girl eating a cupcake

The Holiday Hustle

During a season where we are all prone to be a little more stretched than usual, I’ve been trying hard to be present and stay grounded for my children. Mostly…
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Baby and Mother on a plane

Traveling while parenting

I have thought many times that there should be a parade or at minimum a marching band for solo parents exiting planes or arriving at their road trip destination with…
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Mother and child watching the sunset on the beach

How to Take Care of Yourself

Caring for a child with a disability can be a fulfilling experience. It can also be challenging and stressful. Caregivers and parents sometimes forget to take care of themselves as…
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