“You can’t Pour from an Empty Cup”

Have you ever come across an image that stops you in your tracks? One that resonates so deeply within you that you can’t stop thinking about it? This week, while I was scrolling through social media I came across one of these images. I felt unequipped to deal with its message and it completely took … Continue reading “You can’t Pour from an Empty Cup”

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WELCOME TO HOLLAND (by Emily Perl Kingsley)

I read this on a fellow mom advocate site and I really stuck with me so I wanted to repost it here.   I am often asked to describe the experience of raising a child with a disability - to try to help people who have not shared that unique experience to understand it, to … Continue reading WELCOME TO HOLLAND (by Emily Perl Kingsley)

A Letter to My Son on His First Birthday

Today we celebrated our little Ethan’s first birthday. So many things have been running through my head leading up to this day…and as I sit here I still cannot believe it has been 365 days.  I wanted to write something truly inspired…something that encapsulates all of my intense emotions about Ethan and this particular day … Continue reading A Letter to My Son on His First Birthday