I do

15 years ago this month Kevin and I went on our first date at Living History Farms. 14 years ago tomorrow we were married there. We were so young but felt a little old at the time to just be getting married…sigh. I see our wedding picture every day and I almost don’t recognize us. … Continue reading I do

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

Grace and Graham

Grace and Graham continue to grow in their relationship. I haven’t written about it for awhile- and it’s important. Here’s my current take on it. Let’s start with the rough part. I’ve been getting frustrated because Graham has been making a big deal about Grace’s drool. He doesn’t want it anywhere near him. It’s frustrating … Continue reading Grace and Graham

Art?

As the school year winds down families are invited to come to the school and walk the halls packed with artwork. I love walking through to see all the creativity. It’s the first time we really see what Grace has been up to in art because they package all her artwork up in a portfolio … Continue reading Art?

Being Seen

Last weekend we took Grace and Graham to the Wellmark Family Series show The Cat In the Hat at the Civic Center.  We love the family series – we’ve been taking Grace for several years.  This is Graham’s second season.  The shows are an hour long –it’s $10 a ticket – and it’s all kids … Continue reading Being Seen