Category: Inspirational Posts



Broken Plates

The truth about Autism and Special Needs Parenting.


I’m feeling utterly defeated and desperately needing to catch a break

I’m feeling incredibly defeated today and there’s a number of legitimate reasons for that. It’s important to put things into context so here’s a but of background. Life is tough for my family on a good day. Including myself, there are five people in my immediate family, and four have special needs. All four are …

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Are you struggling with #Depression tonight? I know I am.

First of all, Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays. I truly wish all of you the absolute, very best. Now on to something a bit more serious. If you follow me on Twitter, you may have seen that I’ve been talking about depression quite a bit lately. There are a few reasons for that but most …

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How #Depression is impacting my life right now

I’m struggling with depression at the moment but I want to be open about my struggle.


I finally conquered a paralyzing fear I’ve had for nearly 25 years

Yesterday was a bit more challenging than is usually the case. I was pretty much non-stop until the kids went to bed. I suppose it’s non-stop on most days until the kids go to bed but sometimes I can chillout for a little while in between whatever. The big moment that took place yesterday was …

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This isn’t pretty or positive but it’s the truth and that has to count for something

I’m not sharing this because I want people to feel sorry for me. I trying to provide context and perspective for my readers.

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