In general, time goes by so quickly. I know that, one day, I'll look back on this time and wonder where it went. But the reality is, that day is a lot farther off for me than it is for you.
When we picked the name Jonah, partially for its connection to the resurrection, we had no idea how literal his connection would be.
It's always exciting to be able to shout to the world each and every time a new sound comes out of your baby's smiling mouth, or he shows off a new hand movement. But, when you're a parent to a child with developmental delays, it's even more exciting.
Man, this lady was cutting right to the core, right there in the bathroom of Sam's Club. All I wanted was to get a big soft pretzel but I ended up having to explain my son's disability to a stranger with a freshly emptied bladder. And you know what? It was ok.
Your "special needs" have made me a better mom and a better person."
You have no idea what a blessing it is to baby-proof, potty train, and hear those same 4 words incorrectly pronounced over and over again
God takes what Satan meant for evil and turns it into something beautiful. Satan had me hiding myself in the security and obscurity of my cocoon, but Jesus is turning me into a butterfly!