Tonight was the 2017 Golden Globes. Viewers tune in for the glitz and glamor of Hollywood but tonight we were given the extra privilege of hearing Dame Meryl Streep give an acceptance speech that drew applause (and some tears on my part). Continue reading
Marshall was such an easy baby. He slept through the night incredibly quickly, he had the sweetest temperament, and just an all around engaging personality. Continue reading
I opened the crisp envelope, just knowing that it would contain a glowing evaluation of my genius son. Knowing that all the hard work he has put in will shine through.
I began reading it with a smile and ended it in tears, he did not meet one goal. Not ONE. His speech therapist wrote kindly of how hard Marshall works, how he is laser focused, how much he impresses her. All the things you would hope to hear, yet no goals met. Marshall’s speech is estimated to be 40% intelligible to those not familiar to him. How? He works so hard! Continue reading
On this #GivingTuesday, a day dedicated to charity, I realize that some might be curious as to why we chose Childhood Apraxia of Speech Association of North America (CASANA) as our favorited charity this year. After all, I explained why various KC baby charities were our charities of focus last year.
|Because every baby deserves to be as content as baby Marshall|