Lately I’ve had everything going on, and nothing going on. I pledged to take a break from my personal Facebook page until the holidays were over, thinking that it would mean I’d have more time on my hands. I did have more time. Until I didn’t. Read the rest of this entry »
2. an action or event marking a significant change or stage in development.
I’ve been pondering the word milestone. Not only are there many milestone discussions in the parenting world at large, but they seem to double and triple in number after having a child with disability. This seems like a completely understandable phenomenon, of course. Having a child with a developmental delay is bound to result in some extra attention paid to milestones. Yet, as understandable as it is, I’ve participated yet resisted without truly understanding why. Read the rest of this entry »