Is it spring?? Holy cow, this weather is awesome! With less than two weeks left until it is actually spring, we are all enjoying the warm weather! Here are our top picks we found this week that we thought you would like. Enjoy!
Apologies to the Parents I Judged Four Years Ago
Ahhh – we’ve all been there, you know how it goes. Ever hear the saying “I was the perfect parent before I had kids”? This is a great post on the Huffington Post about judging other parents before we knew really how hard it is to be a parent. My new favorite post ever.
Would you call my child a retard?
I have had the honor of meeting Ellen Seidman in person, as well as being a regular reader of her blog, Love That Max. Ellen’s son Max had four strokes at birth and now has Cerebral Palsy. She writes about his amazing accomplishments and triumphs as well as his difficulties and being a parent to a special needs child. In this post, she put together a video in honor of Spread the Word to End the Word Day, part of an ongoing campaign against the r-word created by the Special Olympics. If you only do one thing today, watch this video.
Prepping for a Family Photo Shoot
Gabrielle Blair, aka Design Mom, gives great advice about getting your family photo shoot together. And as a mom of 6, she definitely knows her stuff!
6 Things You Don’t Know About A Special Needs Parent
One out of every 10 children under the age of 14 has some type of special need. Maria Lin, mother of a special needs child, shares her thoughts.