MMR Booster Requirement

Last week, my daughter had her IEP meeting. I was excited to see what progress she had made in school. Upon arriving, I met with my daughter’s teacher who directed me to the school nurse. I was wondering why but shrugged and thought it was a mere formality. The nurse then looked in her file […]

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Life is a gift [Lesson concerning Autism]

“Teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom.” (Psalm 90:12, NIV) Life is a gift, even in the midst of autism, life is a gift. On Saturday night, I was thinking of what blog post I would write. I just knew that I was fed up with my daughter’s […]

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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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He Knows!

Psalms 145: 7 (NIV) 5 Great is our Lord and mighty in power; his understanding has no limit. Omniscient:  having infinite awareness, understanding, and insight How beautiful it is to know that we serve an omniscient God. One who has infinite awareness, understanding and insight! I have been faced with many situations in my life that I […]

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Letting Go & Letting God/Letting go of frustrations

Psalm 55:22  New International Version (NIV) 22 Cast your cares on the Lord and he will sustain you; he will never let the righteous be shaken. Deuteronomy 31:8 New International Version (NIV) 8 The Lord himself goes before you and will be with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged.” Happy New […]

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Chicken Caesar wrap with a side of COURAGE!

I love to smile; it’s just the love of God that radiates from the inside out. It is infectious! Well, this smile went a long way this Friday. It has been sending mixed signals to a certain someone… Last Friday I could not stop thinking about the chicken Caesar wrap that this traditional deli sells. […]

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Friendships -Growing apart

Proverbs 18:24 New International Version (NIV) 24 One who has unreliable friends soon comes to ruin, Proverbs 12:26 New International Version (NIV) 26 The righteous choose their friends carefully,     As I am writing this blog I have the 2002 song by busted in my head…”slipping through my fingers now she’s gone…” I tell you, the 90’s […]

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Seven Squared; Perfection Doubled. Why 7 is not just my favorite number….

I have started noticing a series of 7’s in my life- at work, at home and in my marriage. I get the chills even when I think about it. See, 7 is God’s number. It denotes perfection, totality, completion and fullness. It comes from a Hebrew word meaning “to be full,” “to be satisfied,” and […]

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Afflictions Eclipsed by Glory

Psalms 30:5 Weeping may stay for the night, but rejoicing comes in the morning. I was listening to a song early this morning by the David Crowder Band called “How he loves”. The song was written by John Mark McMillan My favorite line from the whole song is as follows: When all of a sudden […]

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