Posts in category Encouragement

From My Puddle to Your Ocean

From My Puddle to Your Ocean

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In a previous post, you met Amber Baker, parents of five kids, two of whom have special needs. Today, you’ll learn how she jumped out of what she calls “her family’s puddle into another family’s ocean” and found great personal healing in so doing.

Justin and Victoria Nelson’s Ocean

Through  a series

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Parents Need TLC: Part 1

Parents Need TLC: Part 1

Rita Gray Different Dream

One of the most gratifying aspects of my work is connecting with parents of kids with special needs and hearing their stories. One of those parents is Rita Gray whose son Chad is a childhood cancer survivor.

Chad’s Story

Chad was diagnosed with high risk leukemia in September of 1996 when he was four years

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Life as the Mom of an ADHD Kid, Part Two

Life as the Mom of an ADHD Kid, Part Two

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In the previous post in this series, you met Teresa Lasher and heard just a little about her life with an ADHD child. Today, you can read her whole story.

Life with an ADHD Kid

People with good intentions said, “God doesn’t give us more than we can handle,” or “God only gives special kids to special parents.”

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Life as the Mom of an ADHD Kid, Part One

Life as the Mom of an ADHD Kid, Part One

Teresa Lasher

Today, I’d like to introduce you to an amazing woman, Teresa Lasher, who agreed to guest blog at DifferentDream.com.

Meet Teresa Lasher

She’s a sailor, motorcycle rider, freelance writer, and speaker who lives in Michigan with her husband. We met at a writing conference last summer and discovered we

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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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