It's hard being a single mom. It's especially hard being a single mom of a boy with special needs. A year ago I would have added that it's hard to ask for help. A year ago I would have tried to do everything on my own. A year ago I would have cried myself into … Continue reading Personal Growth
Wow! I hadn't realized how long it had been since my last post until I received a couple emails from other parents. I would like to start with an update on my boy. He's doing very well! We have gained pretty good control over his seizures and he is making great progress in therapy. He … Continue reading Happy Changes
My boy lost his smile
It's been quite a while since my last post. Mostly due to the way things had been going. Braxton was hospitalized again in November. He had another virus and we were unable to keep control of his fever so the seizures wouldn't stop. While in he maxed out on a few meds and started others. … Continue reading My boy lost his smile
Always be prepared for anything.
Never take for granted the little things. Every new day is a miracle.
Adjusting to my new roll as a special needs momma
I love Braxton with all my heart but it’s not fair to him if I were to say I wouldn’t change a thing about him. It’s not fair to him all of the appointments and all of the seizures. None of this is “fair” to him.
I’m late posting. I could say I have been busy but anyone that knows me could tell you I’ve had plenty of time. I struggle to turn my thoughts into something people can understand. Sharing enough but not too much. I’m going to let photos tell as much of the story as possible. So here … Continue reading Surgery
A big day!
Braxton will be having surgery on Monday. He will have a peg tube placed. I'm scared, excited, nervous, anxious, just about every emotion possible. It's a good thing I just know it. The NG tube is such a pain in the butt. It's a tiny torture device. I am happy to see it go. Ready … Continue reading A big day!
"find beauty in all things"
The joys of teething.
"It gives me hope"
"I will always dream big for my boy but for now I am going to help him start small"