#3 Music Together

 Hellooooooooooo Everybody! We purchased Music Together classes for Tom with the money he received from his birthday. Best. Idea. Ever. So what is Music Together? Tom even feels musical pre-surgery! “Music Together is an internationally recognized early childhood music and movement program for children from birth through age seven – and the grownups who love…

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#2 The Weirdest Thing

This blogging challenge comes with daily blogging prompts. Today’s prompt: What is the weirdest thing about Tom’s health? The weirdest thing about Tom’s health is that he is so healthy! His health concerns are more due to function rather than illness or pain of any kind. His two biggest health concerns are: Keeping his eyes…

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#1 Get Ready- 30 Posts in 30 Days!

I am taking part in WEGO Health’s National Health Blog Post Month 2012 (NaBloPoMo.)  That means I will publish 30 posts in 30 days to promote health activism. It will be a challenge, but it will also force me to share things I might not otherwise share. Get comfortable at your computer this month. Soon you will…

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Holiday Book Deal!

First, Happy Halloween! Four Holiday Themed Braille Books for $20.00 at Beulah Reimer Legacy! Learning about Trick or Treat last year. Oct. 1-January 3 is Holiday Reading Grab-Bag Season. Grab some great books to share with someone special. For the low price of twenty dollars, you will receive four BRL books. BRL will choose the…

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October is Disability Awareness Month!

I think that everyone is aware of disability in a general sense, but what we should be doing this month is encouraging a better understanding of people with disabilites. Learning more about people with disabilites can challenge your own pre-concieved notions of what it means to be disabled. For medical and insurance purposes, Tom is disabled.…

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Tommy’s Big Day- Urban Trail Dedication

Today was the big day! The celebration of the opening of the Urban Trail at the Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children. It was the finale of a year long celebration of the school’s 125th anniversary. The Urban Trail was created to allow the school to teach orientation and mobility to the children in a…

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