Tips for Surviving the Holidays with Kids that Struggle

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Ahh the holidays. A time of high expectations and too often, disappointments when things do go as planned.  Surviving the holidays with typical children is challenging enough, but when your child struggles with typical days, the holidays can bring on...

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The Things You Celebrate When Your Child Has Mental Health Issues

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There are a lot of things that make parenting a child with invisible special needs difficult.  Besides all the mental and physical exhaustion, extra doctors appointments and therapy sessions, we are just parents that want the best for our kids....

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He Could Do It If He Wanted…Why Kids Struggle, Sometimes

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One thing that really irritates me is that so many people say things like, “He's just not trying hard enough! I know he can do this if he wants to!  He did just fine yesterday, why is he choosing to...

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