In All Honesty

Last night my mind wandered off to a place I hadn’t allowed in to go in a long time…I began to think about the far distant future for my Lola. Yesterday Rob, Lola and I went to the Developmental Disability building to fill out an application for a waiver in an effort to make sure Lola is taken care of as she ages. The waiver offers many services for the developmentally disabled such as home assistance, home modification help, entrance to assisted living homes, wheelchairs and much more. The current waiting list is 10 – 12 years as there is no money in the State for these services, but if something were to happen to Rob or I, Lola would sort of be grandfathered into the system if...
Continue reading...

Lola is Awesome and Being Proactive

Today was a girl’s day out for Lola and me. I have been so busy working, I felt as if I had been missing out on quality time with my girl. We had intentions of going to the Central Library, but unfortunately it was closed today. So we went to the pool at our local Y Center instead. Is it just me or does my baby now look like a little girl? I know I’m biased, but what a doll! The pool was a lot of fun, but I also had other intentions for going. Lola’s therapy has been lacking because we have tapped out the exercises we were shown in Costa Rica. Lola is bored and while we are creative with her daily activities, she also needs...
Continue reading...