I wish I could speak to you for just a moment to say, “It’s going to be OK,” even offer you a glimpse of Tanner’s future. Right now, you’re overwhelmed with his recent diagnosis of oral and verbal apraxia, hypotonia, sensory processing disorder and dysarthria by SLPs, a pediatric neurologist, and a developmental pediatrician. It’s … More My Son is 17. A Letter to Myself When He Was 3 And Not Talking.
I don’t sleep a lot, and I haven’t for a long time. Staying up late with my mom watching old black and white movies grew into an insomnia diagnosis when I was thirteen. Fast forward to my life as a parent. I gave birth to babies that didn’t sleep through the night until they were … More How Can a Boy with SPD Handle Getting a Sleep Test? Like a Superhero!