Nine Ways to Live Triumphantly with Special Needs Kids, Part 3

Nine Ways to Live Triumphantly with Special Needs Kids, Part 3

Different Dream Triumphant Living

In the two previous posts in this series, I shared six commonalities observed in parents who live triumphantly with special needs kids. Today the last three ways will be discussed. As was mentioned before, don’t try to implement all of them at once. Select one, work on it until it is firmly

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Nine Ways to Live Triumphantly with Special Needs Kids, Part 2

Nine Ways to Live Triumphantly with Special Needs Kids, Part 2

Different Dream Triumphant Living

In the first post in this series, I shared three commonalities of parents who live triumphantly with special needs children. Today we’ll look at three more. As was suggested in the previous post, don’t implement all the ideas immediately. Concentrate on one until you master or complete it

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Isn’t Splendid Table a Cooking Show?

Isn’t Splendid Table a Cooking Show?

Different Dream Single-Handed Cook

The other day I was exercising, trying to distract myself by listening to one of my favorite radio shows, Splendid Table with Lynne Rossetto Kasper. It wasn’t working.

Enter J. J. Goode

But when her guest, food writer J.J. Goode, read his essay about single-handed cooking, I stopped exercising, captivated

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Nine Ways to Live Triumphantly with Special Needs Kids, Part 1

Nine Ways to Live Triumphantly with Special Needs Kids, Part 1

Special Needs Triumphant Living

Life as a parent is wearing. Life as the parent of of a special needs child is especially wearing. The specter of life as a perpetual care give and decision-maker can be overwhelming. But the parents I interviewed for <a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1572933070?ie=UTF8&tag=diffedream-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=1572933070

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Why I Wrote a Different Dream

Why I Wrote a Different Dream

Jolene Philo Write to Serve Interview

Since A Different Dream for My Child was released, readers have been asking what motivated me to write it. To answer that question, I’m adhering to a lesson I learned as the parent of a special needs child: do not reinvent the wheel unless it is absolutely necessary. Between doctor’s

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Choosing Thomas

Choosing Thomas

Trisomy 13 Mom Diary

For parents with a prenatal diagnosis indicating a fatal birth defect, there are dozens of questions and no easy answers. If your unborn baby has received such news, I am so sorry. I have no answers for you, but hope this post and video will help your family in the difficult days ahead.

Trisomy 13

The video

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Meet Jolene

Jolene Philo is a published author, speaker, wife, and mother of a son with special needs.

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