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Invisible

I have written many blogs about my seven year old, Fletcher, who has autism, yet I seldom mention his older brother, Truman. This spring,...

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The Spirit of Fear

If you follow my blogs, you know that my sister Christie died of cancer last September.  The last weeks of her life were spent...

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After Fear, Peace

My sister passed away two months ago, and I have learned that there is truth behind the saying, “Grief comes in waves.”  I will...

One Month Later

On Friday, September 16, 2016, I said the most painful goodbye I’ve ever made when my older sister, who had been battling cancer for...

Hitting Reset

There is a treadmill at my gym that seems to have a mind of its own.  Some days, I can walk an hour straight...

Even Better

I remember hearing about a young married couple moving to a town several hours away.  With excitement and anticipation, they researched neighborhoods and real...

Learning to Listen

Like many moms, I subscribe to those parenting emails that pop into my inbox every Monday – you know, the ones with subject lines...

What We Are Given

Lately I have been reading as many blogs as possible about parenting autistic children.  It makes me smile to learn about other kids’ quirky...

Everybody Benefits

Every weekday morning, I walk my six year old son to his classroom, and every morning he expects to see his beloved teacher, Ms....

April, and Beyond

During my senior year of high school, I served as student body president, and my number one goal was to make our faculty advisor...

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