Category Archives: Gratitude

Radical Gratitude

In the last few weeks, it seems like several bad days have attacked me all at once. I am once again incredibly shorthanded in terms of caregivers, and for various reasons, some other issues have become intense for me. All … Continue reading

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Welcome to my World

To the parents of the child just diagnosed: Hi, I am Lorraine. These days I am a writer, blogger, and die-hard Astro’s fan. Over the years I have perfected my chili recipe and I like to make cinnamon glazed almonds … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! Along with the turkey, cranberry sauce, and pumpkin pie, there is another reason I like this holiday.  It gives me a chance to reflect on all I have and reminds me to be grateful.  Our day was … Continue reading

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Just What I Wanted…

I did it because it was what was best for me. Was going to visit my family for the holidays really worth the effort?  When I pondered the question in the weeks following Thanksgiving, there were several factors to consider. … Continue reading

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Pushing for Love

Here is a secret that everyone knows: I don’t like to ask for help.  Of course, my cerebral palsy means that I need help getting dressed and have to be driven everywhere, but that is precisely my point.  Since I … Continue reading

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