Independence Day for the Special Needs Mom

Traffic was heavy on the interstate.  The fact that I had not left before the 5 o’clock rush to nowhere put me at odds with the inevitable.  The hours would be long. The miles would be incessant. The music would be on repeat. Nevertheless, my SUV is loaded with a week’s worth of everything as…

The Wheels on the Bus

“The wheels on the bus go ‘round and ‘round, ‘round and ‘round, ‘round and ‘round. The wheels on the bus go ‘round and ‘round All through the town.”                                                      …

A Gift for Christmas

I’ve eaten the turkey.  I’ve made the cakes.  I’ve laughed with family and friends.  My little one sat at the children’s table ALONE this year and things are looking rosy.  Maybe I should say showy. The holiday season is in full swing and schools will soon be out for the year’s end. With only a…