HIDDEN BLESSINGS

HIDDEN BLESSINGS

We recently had a big decision to make. Our son was on the wait list for a full hospitalization program that typically lasts 45-60 days. This program is a 4.5 hour drive from our house. However, we found out that the wait would be at least 2 months. That seemed too...
HOW CAN I KEEP FROM SINGING

HOW CAN I KEEP FROM SINGING

One thing people often ask me is how I’m able to keep a cheerful disposition with what our family is going through. I┬áthink that’s a great question, because I have often wondered the same thing about others who are going through trials. I’ll do my...
HAPPY FATHER’S DAY

HAPPY FATHER’S DAY

Father’s Day is almost here, and I want to take this opportunity to write about what an amazing dad my husband is. For years, our son has had many different negative behaviors and aversions to things pop up out of nowhere. My┬áhusband started attacking these...
THE SAD TRUTH ABOUT OCD

THE SAD TRUTH ABOUT OCD

Lately, I’ve been reading a lot of first hand experiences with OCD. My heart breaks when I read these stories. I find this OCD pest to be both fascinating and devastating. I’m fascinated with these people’s stories. I’m devastated that they...
THIS ONE’S FOR THE TEACHERS

THIS ONE’S FOR THE TEACHERS

Today is the last day of school. Today we thank God for giving our son an amazing teacher who helped us in our struggle this school year. If not for her understanding and compassion, I would have lost it. She kept the lines of communication open. She did what she...