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Lost In Holland travelogue of an imperfect special needs parent

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Lost In Holland · 1Y ago

tHERsDay: Prepping for Prom

Tomorrow will be CB's last prom. It will close a week of flying solo on the home front. A busy week filled with work, multiple doctors appointments for me and CB, after school activities, middle school orientation, buying and returning 600 prom dress...
Lost In Holland · 1Y ago

Weekend Wrap-Up: Mother's Day

One more year, one more great Mother's Day. Can you believe I've been a Mom for almost 21 years? That's a lot of Mother's Days under my belt, and I look forward to many more to come.After a ...
Lost In Holland · 1Y ago

The One Who Made Me A Mom

Today I attended a sweet Mother's Day Luncheon at CB's school. Our last school luncheon, as my "senior" is graduating this June! It's a year of "last times," and a year of new adventures. I will miss this stuff.How lucky am I that I get to do these t...
Lost In Holland · 1Y ago

Dear Cancer, Bite Me. A 1-Year Anniversary Post

Today, May the Fourth, marks my "One Year Cancer Survivor" anniversary. I don't know how these anniversaries technically work, but this is the day I selected. I didn't want to pick the day I was diagnosed, since that day was a total buzzkill. Not fee...
Lost In Holland · 1Y ago

Weekend Wrap-Up: Our Last First Holy Communion

Well, we had our last little girl celebrate her First Holy Communion. It was, like all the "last times," a little bittersweet. But to her? It was all sweet.We had a super busy week, stuff after school until about 9:00 pm every night that week... whic...
Lost In Holland · 1Y ago

tHERsDay: The Devolution of an IEP Mom

Today was CB's very last IEP meeting. The last one I will attend EVER. I've been going to these suckers since she was three. At least once a year. Every three years, twice. So, here's the evolution - or devolution - of me as the IEP meeting Mom. When...
Lost In Holland · 1Y ago

Science Geeks

The girls nerded out this year and did their school science fair project together. The best part? They did it TOGETHER which was awesome. Tink is in fourth grade and Pink in sixth, so I was worried they might want to do their own separate thing. But ...
Lost In Holland · 1Y ago

tHERsDay

I love their bond. CB is lucky to have both a step-dad and dad who love her dearly.One lucky kid.
Lost In Holland · 1Y ago

Goodbye 2015, Hello 2016!!

 Happy New Year!! Wow, another year down. We celebrated by going to a friend's annual family party that starts in the afternoon then by evening, we all head over to the town's First Night. There are great shows and lots of music and people. We saw Th...
Lost In Holland · 1Y ago

Holiday Wrap-Up: The Merriest and Brightest

Christmas was here and gone, like a whirlwind. The wrapping paper remnants and boxes are o...