tired of people trying to make me feel guilty for Christmas gifts

Yes, I indulge at the holidays. And here's why.

I don’t know if this has happened on your Pinterest or Facebook feed lately…but it has on mine. This whole “why we’re not giving gifts this holiday season” or “why I am taking my kids’ toys away” and “why we DON’T DO Santa” and so on. Shrug and sigh. Really? I mean, if little kids […]

6 pretty cool things about being a special needs parent at the holidays

It's the most wonderful time of the year! Here are 6 things I love about being a special needs parent this time of year.

Being a special needs parent certainly has its ups and downs. I try to maintain a positive outlook and “glass half full” mentality about the whole thing, and I think that has paid off. After all, one of my mantras is “focus on what you can control” and frankly, many of the aspects of my […]