Sometimes she leaves us…

One minute she’s with us and then the next minute she’s gone. All is well when she gets in the car after school. I hand her a snack and she tells us she earned a sticker. We make our way to Target and the mood shifts. I can see the manic look in her eyes and … Continue reading Sometimes she leaves us…

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Recent News on Layla

This Friday morning, Layla will have another appointment. It is the opinion of her neurologist, her primary care doctor, her occupational therapist, her teacher, and Kevin & myself, that there is something more going on than her sensory issues. While she has made worlds of progress with self regulating when dealing with sensory stimuli and … Continue reading Recent News on Layla

“Sometimes when you sleep, I watch you dream and I dream, too…”

Layla, When you came to stay, there were these nights. Ones that I tend to forget. Then, these reminiscent moments hit me out of nowhere and I remember every second. Daddy was working a lot of late shifts, not getting home until early morning hours. And it was just me and you, kiddo! We were … Continue reading “Sometimes when you sleep, I watch you dream and I dream, too…”