I knew I was in a bad relationship, but I chose to stay. I clung onto the hope that it would get better. And it did for a while, until the next big argument happened and the cycle would start all over again. The one where we would make up, it would be good for a while and then another huge argument would implode.Continue reading “5 Barriers That Stop You From Making Positive Changes In Your Life”
My daughter has Mosaic Down Syndrome (Click here for more info)and struggles with her speech. She has a hard time finding the right words to say in order to express herself.
We want the very best for her, so we put her in speech therapy. We hoped the extra support would help her develop quicker.
However, we discovered that speech therapy is not a quick fix. It’s not enough to send her to therapy one hour a week and expect a triumphant outcome.Continue reading “Overwhelmed?”
I have done a lot of workout videos throughout the years. Some too challenging so I would quit before I started. Others not challenging enough because the results were non-existent. So I decided I had to share this video when I found it because it is the perfect workout for a busy mom; it’s only thirty minutes and it produces results.Continue reading “Best Workout Ever”
When Thea was four I signed her up for preschool. Filling out the application, I paused when I saw the question, does you child have any disabilities? I scribbled no like I was covering up a dirty secret. Guilt crept in my heart because I knew my little girl, by school standards, belonged in that category.Continue reading “To Tell or Not To Tell She Has MDS”
I thought I would interview Thea to give you an idea of how she speaks and processes questions. Some of the questions I asked her you can tell she didn’t quite understand. Some of her answers you can’t tell what she says, but overall quite cute!Continue reading “Thea’s Interview”
Speech and Language, It’s Not a Quick Fix
Well, I’m not sure about you, but normally if there is a problem I try to fix it. If I can’t fix it, then I hire the expert who can fix it. And my expectations are, that it will be fixed right away. Maybe not that exact day, depending on the problem, but in a respectable 1-2 week timeframe.Continue reading “Speech”