Pink and Yellow and Blue

But this time it’s not about pink. October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month. It’s October again.  I think I’ll hold on to this new life and live it up. An excerpt from our first published book, “Inclusion Is for the Included: A Collection of Stories from a Special Needs Mom,” available NOW at https://store9809015.ecwid.com/  “Inclusion Is for…

An Open Letter to an Expectant Special Needs Mom

ENJOY THE RIDE.  I sat next to you again the next day in one of the workshops.  You seemed tired.  Get ready.  It’s just beginning.  Just know that this is the best tired you will ever feel.  You’ll be great. An excerpt from our first published book, “Inclusion Is for the Included: A Collection of Stories…

Chronicles of a Reluctant Mom-Schooler

A few years ago I was talking to a fellow member of our local mom support group about a few upcoming seminars that we could attend. “You homeschool, don’t you?” she said. Before I even thought about it I replied, “No. I just help her with her lessons.” And then I got to thinking.  I…