Special Needs Parenting: When Your Husband Doesn’t Get It
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Special Needs Parenting: When Your Husband Doesn’t Get It

Having a child with special needs is always hard on a relationship. But special needs parenting when your husband doesn’t get it? It can be devastating.  “There are times,” I admitted with a sigh. “There are times that I wish I could just give him an injection of autism awareness and education. Like a vaccine….

When Your Husband Doesn’t Believe Your Child’s Diagnosis Is Real
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When Your Husband Doesn’t Believe Your Child’s Diagnosis Is Real

I am asked this question all the time. “My husband doesn’t believe my child’s diagnosis is real. What do I do?” I have been thinking about writing this post for years. I am asked this question several times a month and see it in the search history reports showing what brings women to my site….

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What Being A ‘Special Needs’ Mom Has Taught Me About Just Plain Being A Mom

I was chatting with a younger momma recently who asked me to share some tips and tricks for motherhood. She said she thought our life, and all it’s crazy, might have taught me a few things that she could apply in her life as well (with or without special needs). She’s right. Most of the…

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Looking Back on 2015

It is so hard to believe that another year has passed. It’s been a doozy for our family. 2015 brought us five hospital visits, and two additional diagnoses. It brought new pets and aquariums (I really, really don’t want to actually figure out how many. It’s best if I stay in denial). It brought progress…