Mum’s the Word: Communicating With a Speech Delayed Toddler

The word purple sent me to tears. I couldn't explain why, but I sat in my kitchen crying until my husband wandered in and found me huddled over. I continued crying as I was trying to figure out how to, rather ironically, communicate how I was feeling. I told him about the videos and posts … Continue reading Mum’s the Word: Communicating With a Speech Delayed Toddler

Twenty-One Candles

I shaved my head when I was twenty. I can remember the excitement that ran through my body the moment the clippers made contact and hair fell around me. My hair reached far down my back, and within five minutes, it was gone. I looked out at the faces around me, seeing family members and … Continue reading Twenty-One Candles