When Dinner Together Seems Impossible

When Dinner Together Seems Impossible

Ten years ago, I left the house each morning by 6:30 with two children in tow. I arrived back home no earlier than 7:00 in the evening. I was a single mom, with two wonderfully unique little boys and I was overwhelmed every single second of the day. Every night was a mad dash to bedtime, just so we could get up and do...Read More
Is Sensory Processing Disorder Real? #sensoryissues #sensory processingdisorder #spd #autism #adhd

Is Sensory Processing Disorder Real?

Sensory issues are a part of our life. They are a significant part of our life. For years, we have accommodated my son's sensory differences daily. These accommodations have become almost second nature around here.  (For example, I was shopping alone - praise Jesus! - at Costco the other night. I heard a baby starting to wail and I instantly tensed up. Not for the poor...Read More
What No One Told Me Before We Started Homeschooling

What No One Told Me Before We Started Homeschooling

Being a working mom was HARD. Like for reals. Working outside the home in an executive level, management position meant every single day felt like a mad dash to achieve, perform, manage, and mother - all at the same time. But the truth is, working outside the home was predictable. It was steady. It was dependable. Monday through Friday, with very little variation, my...Read More