Coping With The News Your Child Is Delayed

It has been almost 3 years since I sat in a specialist's office with my Little C and heard the words that broke me. The words that changed my life. Up until then, I had hoped that I was wrong, that she could catch up. Before then, I dreamed of a life I wanted to give my little girl, my only … [Read more...]

All I Want For Christmas

It has been a little while since I posted a Little C update, and there is a lot going on! The biggest news is we may finally have a partial diagnosis on the speech side of the disability. After a switch in speech therapists, we may be looking at Apraxia. Apraxia¬†is a speech disorder in which a … [Read more...]

A Child With Low Muscle Tone

We have know that Little C has had low muscle tone for quite a while. It has played a factor in all her delays of her motor skills, as well as her speech. Little S and Little P both had speech delays, and some fine motor delay, but I recently learned that Little S was dealing with so much … [Read more...]

Getting There Slowly

Little C is always doing new things. She is 2 1/2 now, and some days I am amazed because she seems more like a 12 month old. Through all the progress, I am constantly reminding myself that slow and steady wins the race.Although she is still not walking, she is getting stronger every day. We now have … [Read more...]

The Best Mother’s Day Gift

Mother's Day for most Moms is breakfast in bed, a day off, a day at the spa maybe. Flowers, cards chocolates, hugs, kisses, just love from the kids. For us, Mother's Day is a bit trickier. Our Sundays are always filled with church¬†activities. We hold 2 services, plus Sunday School, and since we rent … [Read more...]