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Special Education Is Different But It Doesn't Have To Be

Here are 3 ways to for your student to feel comfortable at school. 

1) If possible, integrate your child into the regular education classroom. Acceptance by peers is important. 83 more words

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On Gman’s birthday every year I over-do it on the cake. Even more so than my own birthday. I think it’s because as a mom I feel morally obligated to celebrate the fact… 432 more words

How To Make a U Turn

Today, on a hike, I decide to make my bed only on major holidays.  Awesomeness.  I then give myself a virtual star, pat on my back, for a job well-done, being solution minded, proactive, and out exercising with my six-year-old son as he runs ahead of me yelling at the mountain, the day, the path. 873 more words

Mind The Daisies

My Sweet Angel

This is my youngest child, Jonathan (Johnny). He suffers from a brain condition with a really long name. He’s 11 years old, but I swear he’s lived before!! 51 more words


A Smile Instead of Judgement

Strange, unexpected things happen in front of us all the time, and the unusual behavior of others may cause you to raise an eyebrow (or two). 1,322 more words

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What a scary thought “ challenge yourself” but I am doing things I never thought or even imagined, touching people’s lives and inspiring others to take another step each day. 488 more words

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What's the Magic Word?

“I am always saying “Glad to’ve met you” to somebody I’m not at all glad I met. If you want to stay alive, you have to say that stuff, though.” 445 more words