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Life Goes On: Labels

Ethan, our 8-year-old, had his three-year reevaluation and annual ARD meeting recently. Yes, he still qualifies for special education services and all the therapies and supports that come…

My Wife, My Life

I am not sure where to even begin to describe my wife, Jackie. Wow, has life been turned upside down…

Mommy Fails

Potty-training woes, sassy 6-year-olds, and other true stories from Dallas-Fort Worth moms.

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Ethan, our 8-year-old, had his three-year reevaluation and annual ARD meeting recently. Yes, he still qualifies for special education services and all the therapies and supports that come…

When the Calls Stop

Lately, and around the holidays especially, our family has felt isolated and alone. As a family living with disabilities, we…

Ties That Bind

I am blessed to wear many hats in my life. I am a biological father, a stepfather and an educator, to name just a…

Back to School

We’re just getting back into the back-to-school groove. We sent our youngest, Ethan — and his nurse — to the second grade. Our daughter, Kiersten, just started…

Cruel Summer

It’s that time of year again. Summertime means kids of all ages play baseball, swim and spend days running around…

Take a Seat

So here I sit watching the rainbow of scrub-wearing personnel enter and exit, fill orders, check vitals then repeat.

The Sibling Superhero

Our daughter Kiersten is 9, and along with the standard drama, trials and tribulations that accompany a pre-tween, our little lady faces the added daily stress of living with and worrying about siblings with serious issues.

Will This Be the Time?

Death is a difficult subject to talk about and near impossible when it comes to your children, but my wife and I have had to have that conversation.

Words of Appreciation

Each week, four therapists, eight nurses and six attendants cross the threshold of our home to love and care for our children, and we are so blessed to have them.