Over the past two weeks, I have been asked about my injury in four offensive ways:
1. What's wrong with your legs?
2. Why are you in that chair?
3. Are you wheelchair bound?
I choose my words very carefully when answering these questions because my answer truly differs. TK and I used to make … Continue Reading ››
I've never been a fan of the the kid-on-a-leash thing. I kinda summed it up as a device for lazy parents with no control over their kids. Well, that was pre-kids… and definitely pre-injury.
I remember the time I was completely embarrassed when Gen "Flo Jo'ed" from one end of Target to the other at full … Continue Reading ››
Ever needed a vacation after vacation? Mail is stacked up. You have a gazillion unread email messages. Clothes to wash, fold, and put away. I have STILL not caught up with my routine since coming back from Florida. No time for anything.
I turned 25...again. Happy Birthday to me.
Why do kids get sick so often? I … Continue Reading ››
Vacation is over! To celebrate my daughter’s Spring Break (and to kick rocks to the pain the cold weather was bringing), we decided to take a lengthy trip down to sunny Fort Lauderdale, Florida. This week, I’m going to share a little of my travel experiences with … Continue Reading ››
It's been a minute. Actually, 20160 minutes. But, I have good reason.
When I caught the munchkin's cold two weeks ago, I knew I was in for wild ride. Double duty = double whammy. But when my sinus and allergies decided to join the party, my symptom management got ten times worse.
It's a cold. What's the … Continue Reading ››
I marvel at the words and actions of the munchkin. Some of it’s innate; some of it’s home-training. But I’m realizing that a lot of her character has been developed by having a parent with a disability.
Contrary to what most people think, children don’t miss out on much because of a parent’s disability. With a … Continue Reading ››