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    We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark. The real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.

    Road Safety messages – At what cost?

    I’m going to state the obvious.  Being a parent isn’t easy.

    I really struggle with raising my boys to have self confidence and security in who they are as individuals. Each of them has their own distinct personality and way of dealing with things. Master C is very sensitive. He sees everything in black and white. Grey isn’t not an option for him.

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    hubby Moo & I

    The Learning Arc – Navigating through the IEP

    August 23, 2014 |  by  |  Lessons Learned  |  , ,  |  4 Comments

    Moo is currently sitting 2 years behind in curriculum than his class mates.  Although he is exposed to year 5 learning, he is presently being assessed at a year 3 level.

    We had his IEP meeting recently.

    That’s individual education plan.

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    My other life – byJaq

    August 14, 2014 |  by  |  Finding myself  |  No Comments

    I love Terrible Palsy.  It’s where I became a writer.  And although I may not have a huge following, it doesn’t really matter as I’ve had a place to chronicle my journey with Moo.

    There are still plenty of things to write about here.  My life is a source of stories…

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    Moo, hubby & I

    Flashback Friday

    Everything has changed so much since Moo came in to my life.  What I thought I knew about life back then – I knew nothing.  But even throughout his life, my views have evolved and changed.  The way I saw things following diagnosis, is not the way I see things…

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    be curious, not judgemental

    Thats what friends are for

    We all want to have friends.  Even introverts want to feel like they belong.  But sometimes the pressure to have friends causes you to do things that you wouldn’t otherwise do.  Or have friendships with people that you wouldn’t otherwise want to be with – save for it being better…

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