I’m not going to lie. I never planned on being a special needs mom. Heck, I never knew I was one until Lydia was 5 months old and that proverbial brick came flying at our faces on October 24, 2007. It went something like this: Genetic counselor: “Your daughter has a rare genetic syndrome called … Continue reading Missing Special Needs
I wasn't here that morning, the morning she passed away – Mother’s Day. My mom and I were spending the weekend 4 hours away from my home in Door County, WI courtesy of Children’s Hospital who gifted me the stay for the amount of money I raised last year. My mom was key in helping … Continue reading That morning.
June 11th. Where does a month go? It was just May 11th that we said goodbye to our little girl...forever. Besides her actual services I felt like the first two weeks I was a pillar of strength. If you had the opportunity to talk to me you might have heard me share how through her passing … Continue reading No, it will never be ok