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Do Not Judge Me by My Successes

Do Not Judge Me by My Successes

Do not judge me by my successes, judge me by how many times I fell down and got back up again.” ~ Nelson Mandela

When Special Needs Parenting Resists Resolution

When Special Needs Parenting Resists Resolution

The neatly packaged resolution to God's Not Dead didn't ring true to Rebekah Benimoff's special needs parenting life, but a question posed in the movie did.

True Strength

True Strength

To hold it together when everyone else would understand if you fell apart, that is true strength. ~ Christopher Reeves

6 Disability Lessons Learned from a Kitchen Knife

6 Disability Lessons Learned from a Kitchen Knife

Since severing the tendon in my thumb with a kitchen knife, I learned several unforgettable lessons about life with a disability.

About six weeks ago, the knife I was using to remove the label from a container slipped and severed the tendon in my left thumb. After waking up from repair surgery to a left hand swathed and immobile in a ginormous splint, the surgeon outlined a list of restrictions.

No lifting with the left

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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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