The Truth about Raising a “Special Needs” Individual

The Truth about Raising a “Special Needs” Individual

I didn’t expect nor hope for a child with special needs. It hadn’t ever crossed my mind, quite frankly. Raising a special needs individual ‘”happened to other people” so it hadn’t ever been a concern of mine. My first child was exactly how I had prayed for. She was born with gorgeous brown eyes and […]

I’m a nerd and I know it!

I’m a nerd and I know it!

I have always enjoyed learning. I am a very curious creature by nature. So, when I discovered how changing how one eats influences how they feel and perform daily, I dug in and read a ton of articles and medical journals. My daughter’s amazing turn around from feeling extremely ill and experiencing “morning sickness” and […]

How a change in routine…really messes up your routine!

How a change in routine…really messes up your routine!

We just moved. We had lived in our last house for over 10 years. We have 4 teenagers and a dog. I thought to myself “no sweat, I will knock this packing up and moving out in no time”.  The packing, labeling and trips to Goodwill and other local charities wasn’t the struggle. It was […]

Dashboard Lights

Dashboard Lights

Ugh! When the “check engine” light comes on in your dash board you cringe.  What is the problem? How much will this cost me? I need to find time to get this fixed, too? We know the feeling. It’s a bit of dread mixed with urgency and we feel compelled to get our vehicle into […]