My ancestors and their “gut feeling”

I hail from a very conservative tribe in Kenya. My dad went on to study in the UK and he provided a very comfortable lifestyle for us but in our daily lives some tribal stuff just stuck out like a sore thumb. What a dichotomy. My parents seldom spoke and did things that seemed queer […]

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GFCF Diet Update

I started my daughter on the Gluten Free Casein Free diet in September. 1 week later my daughter got a mystery fever which she has plenty of times. As a precaution, we took her to the urgent care (it was a Sunday and her PCP was closed) since she has a long history of ear […]

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Extended School Year dissapointment + Kennedy Krieger Update

We had my daughter enrolled in the ESY (Extended School Year) as her teacher suggested that it would be ideal for her to have 1 month of summer school so that she does not lose her skills that she developed in the 2014-2015 school year. The 2014-2015 school year was very difficult. My daughter was […]

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Kennedy Krieger- 3 month wait for the Center of Developmental Learning

During my daughter’s regular doctor visit, we decided to ask the doctor about referrals for developmental centers. I have been very scared to put a label/diagnosis on my daughter’s development. However, I feel like I should do everything to ensure that my daughter can reach her utmost potential. I know that many people are misdiagnosed […]

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Developmental delays- changing the tune of my blog

It’s been a long hiatus and I feel like I have so much to write about, I need to pace myself so that I don’t rumble in my post. I have been really busy; I gave birth to my second child, a boy a few weeks ago. He has been a blessed addition to our […]

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