Jess is the mother of a special needs child. These are her thoughts on parenting, and they Rock!

a diary of a mom

As you may recall, yesterday’s post started like this ..

Dear Friends With Special Needs Kids,

I have something to tell you. And I’m thinking that you don’t hear it enough. So come closer and pay attention, OK? This is important.


I went on to tell you a few of the specific ways in which you rock.

And even though it felt incomplete, I hit publish.

Then, as always, I kissed my girls one last time, left my heart behind, and got in my car and drove to work. And as I did, my brain ran a mile a minute. There were so many topics left untouched. So many things I needed to add. It simply wasn’t enough to leave it as it was.

So I’m at it again. Because I think this is important. Because we forget. Because we don’t hear it nearly enough.

So here goes.

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4 Responses to

  1. jmgoyder says:

    I agree – have just subscribed – amazing! Thank you!

  2. robincoyle says:

    Her letter could be written to ANY mother.

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