Thomas attends a playgroup at the Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children (WPSBC) and tomorrow is his second session. The play groups let Tom socialize with other visually impaired children his age by participating in directed play. The sessions are run by a Teacher of the Visually Impaired and a Speech/Language Pathologist. Tom waiting patiently…Details
This is our aim. To teach Thomas to eat enough by mouth to grow. Now people get confused because they will see Thomas “eating” foods and they don’t understand why he needs a G-tube for feeding. Well he is not really eating them. Mostly he tastes the food and chews it up a bit, then…Details
We went to Detroit to see Dr. Capone based on the advice of a retinal surgeon who examined Thomas when he was five days old. Our local surgeon said that he felt comfortable doing the surgery but that if it were his son, he would take him to Dr. Capone. Well that’s all we had…Details
We have a tv channel that just plays concerts and music. Well it was on one day and Tom started singing along. This is him practicing singing with his Dad.
Here is the very popular video of him playing the ukelele.
I had many ideas about how I wanted to do things when I had a baby, but the universe never got the memo. I had spent my entire pregnancy reading up about pregnancy and babies. I knew I wanted to breastfeed and feed him nutritious organic baby foods. I was going to fill him full…Details