A couple of weeks ago we were invited to stay at a friend’s condo at a nearby beach. When you have a child with JDM, beach getaways are anything but relaxing. I knew this would be the case, but I didn’t (and still dont) know which is worse: staying home all the time to be […]
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We met with our Wish Granters last night. They came over our house, bearing gifts for Vivia, and we had a fantastic visit with Allan and Susie. Vivia has come up with 4 wishes,and now we have to figure out which one she wants the most. We are a family that loves to travel, and […]
Hard to process that it’s been one year already. We definitely have another “New Normal”, and although Vivia is doing amazingly well, as we head into the Florida Spring, we know we are far from being in the clear. We continue to Thank God for Vivia’s healing everyday, knowing this is part of walking it […]
I didn’t write this, but I had to share because I have never come across something that describes our experience better than this. In case you were wondering… it’s short, and lovely. “I am often asked to describe the experience of raising a child with a disability – to try to help people who have […]
Vivs and I went to the Park on Sunday to relish in the gorgeous weather. With the sunlight perfect, I couldn’t help but steal some new photos of Vivia Victoria, age 3 (almost 4). She looks more and more like her Nona everyday! What a beautiful soul, my Vivia is. Mami te ama.
He didn’t tell me how to live; he lived, and let me watch him do it. ~ Clarence Budington Kelland Father’s Day is coming up again! This is what I have made my husband for his Father’s Day Gift. (See below). It is an actual book being sent to the printer and printed. I plan […]