Disneyland’s Guest Access Card Changes & Physical Disabilities

The Disney drama.  I'm sure you are well aware of it all.  If you haven't heard, I'd like to know what cave you live in.  (Mostly because I want to come visit.  And perhaps take up residence alongside … [Read more...]

Favorite Colors, Mermaids, & Finding Your Voice

Jill loves all things The Little Mermaid. She loves the songs, the fish, the crabs, the ride at Disneyland...but above all else, she loves Ariel. That red headed princess is her favorite. It's the … [Read more...]

Friends are the best.

  Cleaning up the kitchen after dinner, the dishes finally rinsed, loaded and washed, the tell tale rumble of the UPS truck outside. Our doorbell rings that hurried half ring that tells us … [Read more...]

Words, Walkers,& Possiblities

We were bumbling our way through Target last week. Owen standing up in the seat of the cart.  Laughing in the face of the strap restraint.  Wrestling his tiny limbs back into place, a mess of baby … [Read more...]

Helen Keller, Dream Lights, and Disneyland

Several months ago I picked up a children's picture book on Helen Keller from the library. I don't know why, other than it was displayed prominently on a top shelf, propped open as a feature.  I … [Read more...]

Jill’s Seizure Story

I vacillated on how detailed of a story to tell about Jill's seizure Thursday night.  I want to protect her privacy and respect her story as her own, while still being transparent.  After much thought … [Read more...]

Benik Compression Vest Happiness

(This is NOT a sponsored post, nor was I asked to write about this product.  I'm just sharing it because, well, it's part of our life and that's what I blog about sometimes.) As most of you know by … [Read more...]

In Which Glitter Solves Everything

There once was a pair of boys skater shoes... That were to suddenly replace all of the sweet mary janes, delicate pink jelly sandals, and gold lame flats in the closet. You see, one sweet girl … [Read more...]