I am a Special Needs Mom

Every day is different, yet the same. I am a special needs mom. I have 5 children and I homeschool, so they are here with me all day long. My daughter, Little C, keeps things busy. She is beginning to speak some now at age 5 but is mostly communicating with sounds and gestures. To the outside, … [Read more...]


We are Delaying Kindergarten and That is OK

It's the normally accepted milestone for a 5-year-old. It's time to start Kindergarten. Not for us. Not this time. My daughter has special needs. It is a fact that we came to terms with when she was 18 months, but it is also something we have to mourn almost daily. This year she is 5. The first … [Read more...]


The “R” Word

These days political correctness is a big deal. People are so afraid about offending someone that we all watch what we say. Discrimination and prejudice is a real problem, and it deserves attention. We should be considerate to those around us. Racial slang is not ok. As a society, we know this. … [Read more...]