If your company is looking to hire, you will do well to hire a special-needs mom. As a special-needs mom, I personally know the financial burden felt by families with a child with special circumstances. Statistics have shown that most families with a child with special needs live one socio-economic level lower than their counterparts without children […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
I’m sitting here on the eve of my birthday and looking at myself. Reflecting… I’m going to be a year older. Funny, I don’t feel older. I still feel quite young; although I must say, I feel wiser. So, I’d say that’s a nice balance. Plus, my teens don’t think I’m old. I’d say that’s […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
This morning was rainy, cold, foggy…just an overall blech sort of day. To top it off, it was Monday. It wasn’t exactly the sort of day that makes you want to break out in happy song like they do in Disney musicals. As my husband and I were driving back from dropping off TWO of our cars […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
You started 2014 off trying to lose weight, get into better shape, improve your health…and now the holidays are among us. Holidays can trip people up when it comes to their physique goals. The holidays can go four different ways. You can forget your self-control and undo your hard work. It can be a time […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Today is World Prematurity Day. As a mom of preemies, I know the struggles they face at birth and can face as they grow up. Sierra was born weighing 4 lbs, 4.8 oz. She was Baby A. (Which she says stands for “Baby Awesome”. heehee) Sienna weighed 1 lb, 7.3 oz. She was Baby B. […]Continue Reading... 2 Comments.
Full disclosure: Odor Check provided two packages of their products to me for this review, one I used and one I’m giving away to a lucky reader. All thoughts on the product are my own. Bad smells are horrible. I think we can all agree that when something stinks, it really can be so distracting […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Today is the last day of September and already I see logos turning pink, profile pictures turning pink, pink grocery bags….While I am ALL for pink everywhere during October for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, let’s wait until Oct. It’s STILL September. It’s STILL Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. This time last year, I wrote a post […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
You may have seen the blog post 6 Secrets Special Needs Moms Know being shared on social media. I love this post. I wanted to add a couple things, though. Here are More Secrets Special Needs Moms Know: 7. Special needs moms don’t sweat the small stuff. Chances are, you won’t hear us complain […]Continue Reading... 2 Comments.
This message brings an unusual, but extremely important request. Brad, one of Sienna’s friend’s, needs a kidney. Brad and his sister, Bridgette, both have Primordial Dwarfism. The Jordan’s have faced every adversity with a sense of humor and a strong faith. Now the need for a kidney for Brad is urgent. They […]Continue Reading... No Comments.