Inspired by Riley

John as event photographer for the March 22nd-23rd, 2014 Naples Equestrian Challenge Horse Show.

lesson’s from Riley

Things I do for my son that I wish I would learn… (and what he teaches me) Sharing our Special Needs Journey. More »

Bean Bag Toss

Field Day, Special Olympics Florida 2014

So many activities and organizations designed for special needs children sound out of reach for Riley’s abilities.  That has always included Special Olympics.  Over the past several years however, Sharing our Special Needs Journey. More »

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…to the tips of my toes

Riley sends his love on this Valentine’s Day! Sharing our Special Needs Journey. More »

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Elf Exposed

“Mom, Did you and Dad buy the Elf?!” Sharing our Special Needs Journey. More »

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Blue Belt

As Friday December 13th approached, Tae Kwon Do Testing loomed huge in my mind. How is it possible to support both of my very different children at any one time? Sharing our Special Needs Journey. More »

lesson’s from Riley

John as event photographer for the March 22nd-23rd, 2014 Naples Equestrian Challenge Horse Show.

Things I do for my son that I wish I would learn… (and what he teaches me)

Field Day, Special Olympics Florida 2014

Bean Bag Toss
So many activities and organizations designed for special needs children sound out of reach for Riley’s abilities.  That has always included Special Olympics.  Over the past several years however,

2014 Lee County Teacher of the Year

teacher of year 2014

…is Riley’s Rayma C. Page Elementary Music Teacher.

I am certain that Riley agrees with this award.

Congratulations Jason Thomashefsky!

http://www.news-press.com/article/20140213/NEWS0104/140213005/2014-Lee-County-Teacher-Year-announced

 http://youtu.be/uTh-Ul8vNJM

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uTh-Ul8vNJM

HAPPY VD (PLUS 1 ?!)

Ronan explaining fishing to Stacie! I don't get it either... $9.00 and shrimp (dead) sunburnt (but look good/tan line photos later).. and no fish.
I refer to Valentines Day as “VD”… “Happy VD”  … I wish you a wonderful VD…   Don’t forget about VD…This time of year has not proven to be my best time of the year… Let’s see…

…to the tips of my toes

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Riley sends his love on this Valentine’s Day!

Trough’s and Peak’s: A Hitchhikers Guide to “Say Yes to Drugs”

Delnor Wiggins Beach December 2013

When I was young and seeking a career path,  I wish my intuition/Fate would have led me to train in the practices I would actually need now that I am a special needs parent (maybe I should have paid more attention to the Ouija Board or Crystal Ball… hmmm where did I put that fortune cookie?).    Anyway.  Now, with a complicated (love these Politically Correct words!  OMG) eleven year old son,

Elf Exposed

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“Mom, Did you and Dad buy the Elf?!”

Blue Belt

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As Friday December 13th approached, Tae Kwon Do Testing loomed huge in my mind.9th bday & blue belt 12-13-13 452

How is it possible to support both of my very different children at any one time?

Distractions

Riley turkey 11-22-13

This post started off very different…

Someone used the word today so I was going to talk about “Blessings”… a word I have come to hate due to a personal story…

Lee Schools FL ESE Training Classes

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Lee County Public Schools, ESE

2014 Parent Training Opportunities

Lee Schools has a full calendar of training opportunities with presenters worthy of our time and attention. 

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