Dealing with Anxiety; Special Needs Parenting, Divorce, and Other Hard Stuff

Can you feel it? Heart racing. Pounding heavy in my chest. Deep breath in. I’m not getting any air. I begin to sweat. Close my eyes and hang on so I don’t pass out. Deep breath in. Tell myself to just get through. It’ll be over soon. Thoughts flow, uncontrollable. I just want it all … Continue reading Dealing with Anxiety; Special Needs Parenting, Divorce, and Other Hard Stuff

In the Blink of a Decade {Perspective on Divorce, Special Needs Parenting, and Other Hard Stuff}

What a difference a decade can make. A decade ago if you had told me I’d be where I am today I would have laughed. Not me. Then life flowed, a miscarriage, a failed pre-adoptive placement, a divorce, two kids diagnosed with special needs, and I stopped laughing. A decade ago I thought I was … Continue reading In the Blink of a Decade {Perspective on Divorce, Special Needs Parenting, and Other Hard Stuff}