How to Truly Be There for Someone

My husband and I are like two peas in a pod. We're so incredibly similar. We love blogging. We're obsessed with cars. We love the same movies and songs. We laugh at the same jokes. We have the same values. Despite all those similarities, though, we are so incredibly different when it comes to our … [Read more...]

Money Doesn’t Always Matter

If anyone were in a position to say that money matters, it'd be me. My husband and I are in our early 20s. We have three young children, all of whom have special needs. Some days we'll have to spend $500 on appointments alone, other days it'll just be the rushing around of other appointments. We are … [Read more...]

There is No Success Without Failure

It's incredible how fast your perception of a situation can change. Once upon a time, I thought nobody was reading my blog. In April 2011, I set up this blog to write about my parenting experiences so others would feel less alone. As the months went by and the time cut into my busy schedule as a … [Read more...]

Letting Go of the Past & the ‘What Ifs’

Whenever I think of "what ifs", my mind automatically thinks back to the film 'Sliding Doors'. Gwyneth Paltrow plays a role that sees her character live in two parallel universes - one where she misses the train, the other where she doesn't. In both universes, the events that follow are quite … [Read more...]