Christian Living · Neurodiversity

This Halloween; We Are Taking Up The Teal Pumpkin Challenge

In a past post, (Medical Momma, the Struggle of Halloween) I wrote about the challenges I face raising two neurodiverse kids; especially around Halloween. Halloween is difficult for my kids because of the sensory overload. In the past few years, I have noticed teal pumpkins filling my social media feeds.  As I read up on… Continue reading This Halloween; We Are Taking Up The Teal Pumpkin Challenge

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Neurodiversity

Why Edmonton Needs You Can Ride 2

A few weeks ago, an e-mail came across my desk that made my stomach sink; it said that 2019 might be the last year for one of our favourite programs, You Can Ride 2. My mind couldn't grasp how a much needed program like this could be in jeopardy. You Can Ride 2 was in it's… Continue reading Why Edmonton Needs You Can Ride 2

Medical Mom · Mommy Life

Christmas Presents and Additional Needs

First I will say I am the kind of person who doesn’t usually talk about Christmas until December but this season I feel like I need to talk about Christmas as a Medical Momma. Christmas time can be a hard season for many reasons and when you through in some additional needs it can be… Continue reading Christmas Presents and Additional Needs

Learning Through Play · Mommy Life

Medical Momma: The Struggle Of Halloween

It's Halloween and I am going to get real with you about it. As a Mom of two children with additional needs Halloween is nerve racking. Scratch that, honestly all holidays are a walking time bomb with my children. Before kids, you know those days when you had theories about what your parenting would be… Continue reading Medical Momma: The Struggle Of Halloween