Make Your Own Rules

Having a Special Needs child comes with its own set of difficulties. There is no rule book for how to raise a child with disabilities. Books about reaching children's milestones do not apply to your child's specific special needs. Even learning about your child's diagnosis does not help prepare you, because every disability is so... Continue Reading →

The Truth from a Special Needs Mom

As I sit here watching my daughter rest after an exhausting night of vomiting, I can't help the feeling of sorrow and pity for my child. After almost 21 years of having nights like this, it doesn't seem to get any easier watching your child suffer. At the age of 20 she should be able... Continue Reading →

Her Voice

As a special needs mom, you learn to be the voice for your child. Whether it's knowing their facial expressions, sign language, body language or their own language. You learn to know what your child wants and needs. My daughter speaks to me frequently about life and what's bothering her. People may not understand her... Continue Reading →

Confessions of a Mom

Let's face it motherhood is hard! We have to keep these little human beings alive while also trying to be a perfect mom. We all have those moments where we feel like we have failed as a mother. I would like to share my moments of shame, my confessions of a mom. I have given... Continue Reading →

Dealing with Holiday Anxiety

Christmas is really the most magical and beautiful time of year. It is also the most stressful. Between finding those must have gifts, crowds everywhere and juggling all the Christmas parties and activities. It can be a bit too much for those of us who suffer from Anxiety, heck I think it can be overwhelming... Continue Reading →

About me

I am a Texas native and a mother of two wonderful kiddos. I am married to the man I fell in love with a age 16 and we now have been together over 20 years. My family My children are my world! I became pregnant with my daughter at 15, so I have been a... Continue Reading →

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