Posted in July 2013

Change Your Story

There was a long period of time after Rowan was diagnosed that I wore the “Mom of a kid with a progressive, degenerative, terminal disease” – like a cape – like a big blanket of martyrdom wrapped around me for the whole world to see…. I didn’t want to be a martyr though – that … Continue reading

I’m That Mom

I’m that Mom, I lose the permission slip; I forget to pack a coat; I put almonds in a lunch kit forgetting it’s a “nut”; I yell at my kids; I yell at my dogs; I yell at the computer; I yell too much; I spruce up yesterdays make-up; I haven’t showered since Friday; I … Continue reading