Nov 9, 2009
If you are the parent of a special needs child, you know how hard it is arrange for care so you can get away. Even if someone is willing to stay with your child, explaining the care giving routine is such a hassle, many parents decide it’s just easier to stay home.
Care Giving Document for Special Needs Kids
At a recent speaking engagement, I...
Oct 26, 2009
Recently, a friend sent me a URL and a very short email. “Check this one out,” it said. “PLEASE WATCH: R. C. Sproul, Chuck Colson, & Joni Eareckson Tada talk about families & disabilities.”
What Could R.C. Sproul, Chuck Colson, & Joni Eareckson Tada Have in Common?
Since I wondered what those three people have in...
Oct 21, 2009
A few days ago, I posted an article about www.SpecialNeedsBridge.com, the informational website developed by Julio and Ruthey Morales. At their website, I noticed the Nathaniel’s Hope/Buddy Break graphics sprinkled here and there. Curious, I dug around and learned about this wonderful organization.
Buddy Break is a free respite...
Oct 15, 2009
Not long ago Lisa Copen, founder of Rest Ministries, asked me to take a shot at answering this question sent by a struggling mom.
I am a mom of a 2-year-old who was just diagnosed with autism. I also have had fibromyalgia for 5 years. I don’t know how I am going to get through this.
I had assumed that, with my husband’s...