Disabled is a challenge not the end

My nephew who is disabled as well as stuck in a wheelchair shared this tale about his relationship with his daughter and his disability with me. When Sarah began nursery school, I lingered for a while on her very first day. She held my hand for a beat longer than usual, checked me out, and … Continue reading Disabled is a challenge not the end

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A day in the life of the Mentally challenged

Today, when I got here at school to pick Sarah up, I saw that a brand-new paraprofessional was briefly working with her. She looked at Sarah: " What's my name?" she asked. " I do not know," Sarah claimed. " What's your name?" The woman asked. Sarah was silent. " What did we do today?" … Continue reading A day in the life of the Mentally challenged

Journey to Nowhere

The saying goes "the grass is not greener on the other side" and they couldn't be more right. From Ohio to Indiana to Illinois with a pit stop in Missouri. I thought Missouri was it, things were going so well, making friends, meeting people and than I met Zeus. Not the mythical character but a … Continue reading Journey to Nowhere

Don’t forget the kids, it’s more than a roof over your head and food on the table

This is the first in a series of the importance of good parenting, and how everything starts at the home. Something we seem to have forgotton today. Instead we prefer to blame others, namely teachers Do you have a best friend? Where you did everything together, knew everything about them and stayed up to five … Continue reading Don’t forget the kids, it’s more than a roof over your head and food on the table

DON’T FOOL PEOPLE SAYING ITS TAX REFORM

Republicans made two central promises. First that the bill would simplify the U.S. tax code. The second, it would primarily benefit working class Americans and the middle class. The first proved false. There are nearly every large tax break in place. It's put's in place as many preferences as it get's rid of. It's enough … Continue reading DON’T FOOL PEOPLE SAYING ITS TAX REFORM

Learning WordPress on the fly

I started this blog a month ago with not a clue what I am doing. I've learned some since but still have no idea how things work. I've tried to write post that I thought were informative. Although I think I threw in my opinion to often. I want to thank the people that follow … Continue reading Learning WordPress on the fly

The Three C’s of lending Mr. Trump

We knew Trump was a racist, a bully and narcissist going into the election but he convinced 15 to 20 percent of Undecided's to sway their votes in his favor and thus he won. Now after he has demonstrated he is not fit to be president. Let me tell you a story, it's a little … Continue reading The Three C’s of lending Mr. Trump