Category: Parenting

What it’s like to parent twins when one has a disability…

What it’s like to parent twins when one has a disability…

This past weekend, Mila started to read.  Now, I know this doesn’t happen overnight and it was due to what she has been working on at school, but she suddenly wanted to do it all the time.  You could see light bulbs turning on for […]

Why you can’t make a change (yet)…

Why you can’t make a change (yet)…

This lsat year was hard for many many reasons. It started with a chronic running injury that wouldn’t heal.  Running had always been my escape- my addiction- my healthy “drug” and having it taken away was beyond stressful for me.  So, I would eat to […]

Starting the school year with a child who has special needs…

Starting the school year with a child who has special needs…

The beginning of this school year marks the last year that we’ll send Evie to Northern Voices– a Moog school in Minnesota that teaches students with cochlear implants, hearing aids, and more to use verbal communication.  It’s the last year that we’ll be able to […]

Cookie Dough Bites

Cookie Dough Bites

Excuse me while I find a quiet room and stuff my face with peanutbutterychocolateygoodness. If you love chocolate, peanut butter, and cookie dough, you NEED to make these. I actually created these cookie dough bites as a clever way to get in MORE nutrition for […]

How to break a bad habit…

How to break a bad habit…

“Considering that our habits create our life, there is arguably no single skill more important for you to learn and master than controlling your habits.” -Hal Elrod Welcome everyone!  I’ve honestly been stuck for days thinking about what to write for my first official post. […]