Self help skills – Where are my pills?

Having a child with medical needs requires a certain amount of discipline. If you have been laid back, like me, it might seem an adjustment to get all the medication your child is taking under control.  A little planning and some self-help skills can make the hardest task go without a hitch. Who takes the […]

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We have a new diagnosis. How do I tell my kid?

A parent knows what’s best for the child, maybe you don’t agree but that’s not your business – Unknown I was talking with my friend Janice (Titanium Amy’s mom) about the importance of having a great medical team by your side and how we both have struggled to work to meet the needs of our […]

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Hospital visit with my Special Needs kid

A sick child is always the mother’s property; her own feelings generally make it so. Jane Austen My daughter has been sick all week and while she is feeling better, because of her Type 1 diabetes, things can turn sour so fast it is truly frightening and I have learned to be prepared. One of […]

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