Today I am thankful for all of those people who dedicate their lives to helping others, specifically those whose calling is helping children like mine reach their full physical potential. The good ones can walk the fine line between pushing a child to do just a little more, and letting them sit on their skills to build up their confidence. Physical therapists and occupational therapists, I could not do what you do, and for that I salute you.
I'm 42, a remarried mom of an 8 year old girl and a toddler son, a teacher, and a writer. People tell me I tend to be brutally honest and ...tell it like it is, so I had hoped to use this outlet to keep me sane while I got used to my new life as a stay-at-home Mom back when I was home with my daughter....it worked. And it's been therapeutic through the end of a marriage and the emergence of me...View all of Joy's posts.