Real Love

On Wednesday nights I take Grace to church. She participates in the jr. high ministry program. (Seriously…jr. high ministry…hardly seems possible). We were there last week. Grace and I were in the front row. We were with the other kids in her special needs class and all the 6th graders.   It was “Ask the Pastor” … Continue reading Real Love

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

American Girl

Today I’m sad because it doesn’t make any sense for me to buy an American Girl doll for Grace.  Grace has a few dolls.  She chews on them.  Bonks them in the head.  Flings them around by their feet.  Her brother has shown them much more kindness than Grace ever has. American Girl sends us … Continue reading American Girl