I’m going to a special training…

I signed up for a training in October through PaTTAN (Pennsylvania Training and Technical Assistance Network.) Their mission is to support the efforts and inititative of the Bureau of Special Education and to build the capacity of local educational agencies that serve students who receive special education services. PaTTAN TrainingsThe trainings offered by PaTTAN are often…

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Appy Friday Again!

New Apps! New Apps! Get some great App deals today! Check out http://momswithapps.com/ and be sure to find them on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/momswithapps so you can find out about the latest app deals. What is Moms with Apps? Its a blog that supports family-friendly developers seeking to promote quality apps for kids and families. Many apps on today’s list…

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Midline?

What is the big deal about mid line? I can’t even tell you how many times I have heard Tom’s therapists talk about “crossing mid line.” Sure, reaching across his body. Ok…so what’s the big deal about that. Then I came across this blogpost called “Cris Cross Applesauce Cross Lateral” and it all made sense to…

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Guest Blogger – Hanna’s Story

Today I am happy to share Hanna’s Story with you. She is a bit of a mystery child like my Tommy. She has several unique characteristics, but they don’t add up to anything other than spunky little girl that has the experts stumped. Read below to learn more about Hanna. Tell us a little bit…

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the Science Center

I took Tom to the Carnegie Science Center this past Friday. My brother and his family are in town so we have been enjoying lots of local attractions lately. It is easy to forget what great resources you have in your own area. We got into the Carnegie Science Center for only $2 each with…

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Guest Blogger -Carter’s Story

Carter Meet Carter. A former 25 week micropremie, he is currently busy being an adorable three year old with Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP.) His mother Julie was kind enough to answer my call for guest posters. Enjoy his inspiring story. Tell us a little bit about your family and your child: My name is Julie…

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Do You Have Something to Share? Be a Guest Blogger

I would like to include the perspective of other blind children and their families on this site.  I think featuring guest posts is the best way to do that. Tom’s experience here in Pennsylvania is naturally going to be different from the experience of a blind child in another state or country. I would love to hear…

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