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Don’t Lose Hope: A Letter to Special Needs Parents

Dear Special Needs Parent, This unexpected life is weird, wonderful, wild and ugly, isn’t it? I think we, of all people, are the ones who can rightly say, “It’s complicated.” Hang in there. You are brave, even when you don’t feel brave. The best advice ever given me is what I offer you: Don’t ever …

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5 Tips for a Good Father’s Day and Beyond (especially if you’re dreading it)

No matter how much time goes by, I’ll always be a little sad my daddy isn’t here for Father’s Day.   He died in 1995 — a super grandfather, a good dad and husband.   I have delightful memories, some regrets, and times of just plain missing him.   But in the end, I walk away …

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