I woke this morning from a bad dream. I've been having them the past few nights. Sometimes apocalyptic in nature. Sometimes subconscious anxieties. This morning the election in the US was on my mind. While today is International Women's Day it is also the primary in Michigan. I felt like I needed to put something… Continue reading On Politics
We had an epic dance party, complete with confetti and party hats. After our 'special' dinner we put on all of our favourite, danceable songs. Starting with Shut Up and Dance with Me. The kids were asleep by 8.30. They had a blast but have still been exhausted, both getting over 'Round 2: Coughs for… Continue reading Happy New Year 2016!
Today is World Cerebral Palsy Awareness Day. Every day is CP awareness day for our family. Every day is an adventure, whether we decide it is or not! Everyday we experience the same kind of love and laughter you feel with your families. Sometimes there are challenges that seem insurmountable but they never really… Continue reading World Cerebral Palsy Awareness Day
16 years ago. Today. The day that someone close to you dies is a day you will never forget. You will remember the song that played on the radio as you raced the back roads from South Lyon to U of M. Primitive Radio Gods, Standing Outside a Broken Phone Booth with Money in My… Continue reading Remembering July 2nd
I still have dreams about Sebastian doing things he cannot do. I am going to add that hopeful 'yet' to the end of that sentence. Last week I woke to the dream of him sitting up on the floor, on his own, pulling papers out of a small box and crumpling them up and throwing… Continue reading Dreaming My Dreams
Now my lids are heavy. My thoughts were taking me places I didn't want to go. So I took a break and spent some time browsing networking sites (Facebook and myspace) which just really tap me for my time spent here; where I could be reflecting and making an attempt to share profound thoughts and… Continue reading Too Much Reality
I had a dream the other night. It followed me all through my day, staying in the back of my mind. Ali and I stood at the counter making coffee, our work day had ended. He wore his leather and I told him to take it off and stay awhile. And then it fumbled out… Continue reading Luscious is Life