Welcome to the club

Last week at this time Kevin, Grace, Graham, and I were just home from a family camp that serves special needs families. As part of the programming, the mom’s were all pulled together for some focused time.  In that time there was a comment made about the club of special needs motherhood.  Some of the … Continue reading Welcome to the club

Summer

I am looking forward to summer. I want lemonade, fresh fruit, berry crisp, miniature golfing, and the feeling of the sun and heat soaking in. I want less responsibility. Fewer things to juggle. A break. To get to summer we’ve had to get past the last few weeks. Grace had surgery last week in Minnesota … Continue reading Summer

Gracie – by Ben Folds

I was listening to my ipod today in shuffle mode. Ben Folds’ “Gracie” came on. It’s a song about his daughter..her growing up. It was the end that really got me – he sings “there will always be a part of me, nobody else is ever going to see but you and me, my little girl, my Gracie … Continue reading Gracie – by Ben Folds