Tag Archives: parenting

Today I Forgive Myself For My Sadness

Today, I find myself in a dark place, a place filled with sadness, frustration, anger and pain! So today, I forgive myself for my sadness! Special Needs Mamas I wrote this for you, for us…FOR ME! Where do I go from here? I can’t seem to find the right words, the right path to help […]

Moving Past the Guilt as A Down Syndrome Mom

I feel this very way right now. As we are working through my son’s IEP and I am reading progress reports. I am sitting here questioning what if I spent more time encouraging my son to read, what if I spent more time doing math problems with him, what if I spent more time playing […]

Announcing…..A New Facebook Live Talk Show – Down Right Capable

So excited to share this new collaboration with my friend and parent of an awesome child with Down Syndrome Brian Herndon. We are excited to announce our new Facebook Live Talk Show Down Right Capable Show. This show was created to help change the way others view Down Syndrome, by highlighting their capabilities rather than their disabilities. […]

True Happiness

Congratulations welcome to the wonderful world of motherhood!   Whether you are a first time Mom or an old pro, a new adventure has begun.   As a first-time Mom, I was all consumed with what I wanted my idea of motherhood to look like. I envisioned my “happy, healthy” family on vacation, playing in […]

ABC's of A Special Needs Mom

I wanted to take a minute to share with you the ABC’s of being a special needs mom. Whether it involves a thought or a feeling, a hope or a dream, a task or a job, special needs moms fill many different hats and go through many different emotions all in “one day!” Their work is […]

10 Things Every Special Needs Parent Needs To Be Doing With Their Child

  Sharing with you the top 10 things that I think every special needs parent needs to do with their child:   #1 – ACT SILLY even when everyone is watching!   #2 – COMPLIMENT them for a job well done!   #3 – DANCE like no one is watching!   #4 – INSPIRE them […]

Bus and Bus-Stop Safety Tips for Your Child

Bus and Bus-Stop Safety Tips for Your Child Bus and bus stop safety is just something we worry about as  some of your children are already back in school and some are just about ready to start. But, parents also worry about sending their kids off to school. Classes, friends, peer pressure, grades, and all […]

Welcome To Our Homeschooling and Special Needs Blog Tour

I am so happy you have taken the time to join us our our homeschooling and special needs blog tour.  We have 5 wonderfully knowledgeable and influential mom bloggers in the areas of homeschooling and special needs parenting. Homeschooling and Special Needs We have joined together to bring you freebies, friendship, encouragement and a community.  […]