Hi. If you thought that I didn’t put ads on this blog because I care about the content and want the focus on the writing and am above that sort of crap you are wrong. You don’t know me at all! There are few things I’m above. And one of them is definitely not selling… Continue reading Sell out, with me tonight!
I wasn’t going to respond to the following comment I just received on My Angry Down Syndrome Awareness post that I wrote last year. This person’s statements had been well crafted and had the ring of something she’d probably said a thousand times before. Someone who comes and posts such a thing is not easily… Continue reading In Defense of My Position on Abortion and Down Syndrome
This video is only 30 seconds and is too cute NOT to watch. She walks! (Yeah, she’s wearing a dress over her sleeper. It was our compromise after her bath)
I watch Abby as she sleeps. She’s so pretty. Her big, almond shaped eyes that can’t quite decide if they want to be blue or brown. Her tiny hands and chubby feet. All laid in a quiet ball in my arm. Her breathing is labored, as it usually is when she has a cold, but… Continue reading Meant to Be.
So this one time I wrote a post about hitting my son. It sat for a long time in my “unpublished” folder until several of my friends who also have a child with autism encouraged me to post it. I was REALLY afraid. I was really afraid that people would judge me harshly. I was… Continue reading get help.
I’m laying on the floor next to Abby as I write this. It’s been a rough week for us. Things with Casey have been rough. We can’t find a damn pediatrician, so we’re using his reserve ADHD meds that make him a lot more emotional. Abby’s been sick. And yesterday, Abby’s future fiance, Colin, who… Continue reading Sit in the sunlight.