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Monthly Archives: January, 2014

Do You Have a Roadblock – Mental Health for Caregivers

When the news came to me- it was an article gently sent by a caring friend- my first thought as I read the headline that a mom had tried to … Continue reading

January 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

So-Cal Special Needs Spartan Race

Team MSNN was honored to participate in the So-Cal Special Needs Spartan Race on Saturday, January 25th.  It was truly one of the most uplifting, inspiring, and FUN events I’ve … Continue reading

January 28, 2014 · 1 Comment

Back to Basics

I’ve been pretty vocal in my posts about how wonderful the internet is; how I’ve found my tribe online. And it’s true. I have. And, if you’re reading this, chances … Continue reading

January 21, 2014 · 3 Comments

Standing for What Matters

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent on the things that matter. -Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Today, on our country’s celebration of the life of slain … Continue reading

January 20, 2014 · 2 Comments

“What Brings You in Today?”

There is a familiarity for me in doctor visits. Even if it is a new doctor in a new location, I know what to expect: the waiting room that tries … Continue reading

January 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

Orange Shirts and Orange Medals: The SoCal Special Needs Spartan Race!

In case you didn’t know, Spartan Race is one of the pioneers in the mud run and obstacle course race industry. Racers travel around the country competing for prize money … Continue reading

January 15, 2014 · 2 Comments

Working Out: Good for More than Just the Booty

It’s that time of year where we set new goals and promise ourselves that we are going to follow through with them. Working out tends to be a common goal … Continue reading

January 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Find Your Rain

Hello there to everyone taking the time to read my rambling words. My hope is that after reading you will step away from your laptop, tablet or smart phone, and … Continue reading

January 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

The New Year and Our Homeschooling Journey

     It really is a journey, folks.  I’m not sure if there is an end destination, though.  This year, I’m going to be okay with that. I’m okay with … Continue reading

January 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

New Year, New Points of View

Happy 2014! It’s a new year, a time for new beginnings, a fresh slate. Many of us have made resolutions and have promised ourselves to make big changes to our … Continue reading

January 7, 2014 · Leave a comment