special needs

It’s our turn to ask for help

By |June 12th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

I am a 41 year old mother of two, wife of a Marine Corps veteran and i’m disabled. I am a survivor of rape, domestic violence, cancer and I am raising a special needs adult who is also autistic. I have had multiple medical issues throughout my life and I am currently dealing with […]

Originally posted 2014-06-09 12:09:26.

June 8 2014

By |June 12th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

It is Sunday morning here in the Carter home. Daughter volunteered at a disabled/special needs baseball game on Saturday and well the rest of us were at home. We took the opportunity to literally do nothing. But that also means since nothing was done yesterday it has to be done today. Bad thing is […]

Originally posted 2014-06-08 17:29:26.

Helping Kids with Autism Understand Death

By |June 12th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

Death can be a hard one to explain to someone with austim. I know Dusty doesn’t quite understand what it means so when I found this article I thought I would share.

What do you think?

http://blog.stageslearning.com/blog/autism-helping-understanding-death

Originally posted 2018-08-16 09:20:03.

Stuck in limbo status

By |June 12th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Finally! I have someone going to bat for me. Thank Goodness because this is getting so frustrating. Plus when you get bills for $1900.00 for a hospital visit that resulted in nothing for you it gets even more frustrating. One of them has already gone into collections but what do you do? They call […]

Originally posted 2014-06-03 13:47:39.

New journey ahead

By |June 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

A new journey awaits. My husband finished his CDL class and is officially a licensed commercial driver, well at least on paper. He just needs to find the right job/company. We live in NC so hopefully he can find one he likes and can help him adjust to civilian life. He has only been […]

Originally posted 2014-05-29 16:26:26.

Most Annoying?

By |June 4th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

Did ya’ll hear about this?
What’s your opinion on it? Mine, depends on the situation but I mean if done as a joke and depending on what other kids may have gotten too.

We don’t necessarily shield Dusty from life where he doesn’t experience it like other kids. We wanted him to have a semi-normal childhood. […]

Life is precious

By |June 1st, 2019|Family|0 Comments

My son… silly that he looks like he works out but he only works fork to mouth.
You can see the vagal nerve stimulator in his chest to aid with his intractable seizure disorder – I never thought I’d see him reach 25 years old.
He’s had meningitis and with his immune system the way it […]

Cole Hamels donation Camp Barnabas

By |May 28th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

THIS IS AWESOME!!!

http://www.wxii12.com/article/cole-hamels-donation-camp-barnabas/14454260

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Originally posted 2017-12-18 10:31:15.

Special Attendant

By |May 22nd, 2019|Family|0 Comments

View this post on Instagram #Repost @rsf_cares ・・・ @americanair Welcomes their very first flight attendant with #Specialneeds. The dream of being a flight attendant became a reality for Shantell "Shannie" Pooser. The 17 year old […]

Circuits Overload

By |May 22nd, 2019|Family|0 Comments

This was a post from 2016 that never got published lol

Have you ever felt as if your circuit board is on overload? Like the wires, connections in your body’s circuit board is on overload and at risk of burning out? Well that is where I am this week. James’s been at home because the […]

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