Being Non-Verbal Isn’t Like The Little Mermaid

“What’s your name?” “Oh – he’s not a talker.” Forced smile. Remind myself – they are just being kind. That’s usually my standard response. Sometimes it’s misinterpreted – fair enough really, I doubt they’d want the whole story, nor can I be bothered to tell it – and followed by another question. Until I am … More Being Non-Verbal Isn’t Like The Little Mermaid

Don’t Hurt My Daughter’s Self-Esteem by Calling Her Sister Special Needs

I am the proud mother of two beautiful girls. Both have a button nose and piercing blue eyes. Amazing eyes so deep that you could lose yourself in them for what feels like forever. Just like gazing up at the stars, their eyes are magnificent and full of wonder. At a glance, they seem to look the same, but … More Don’t Hurt My Daughter’s Self-Esteem by Calling Her Sister Special Needs