Our daughter has oral aversion. I wrote a little about it here.
I have been praying that she would be able to eat birthday cake on her 4th birthday in August. When I started praying for this, it seemed impossible. Our daughter only ate finely pureed food and yogurt. She was afraid to try anything else.
A few weeks ago this changed. Our little girl ate Angel Food Cake!
Being an advocate is a big part of my role as a mommy to kids with special needs. My kids are three years old and don’t have the words to express their needs and wants in most situations. They are getting better at expressing their need for food, milk, attention, etc. but there are still so many things that they don’t know or understand, especially when it comes to their special needs.
Lately I have been hearing the words Twice Exceptional a lot. It is being said about our son.
Our son is very bright. He LOVES to read. In fact, he can read books from the library that he has never seen before. He counts to 60 and can tell the time when looking at a digital clock.
Did I mention that our son just turned three? Read more