The Spongebob Musical Already Underway

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David Bowie, Steven Tyler, Cyndi Lauper, and John Legend are a few of the big names lending original songs to a Spongebob Musical to premier July 3rd, 2016 in the Windy City at Broadway in Chicago’s Oriental Theatre in July 2016. We’re already dancing and singing to Spongebob. The appeal …

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Stories You Will LIKE: Why Special Sucks, Speaking Literally, and Gazing at the Stars

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Time to share some stories. Sometimes I relate to a “special” theme; sometimes its just about being a mom and living another day to tell about it. Here’s a few of my favorites I stumbled upon. “Special” Sucks Nice piece from Brain,Child by Jennifer Curran. I’ve written about this thing …

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Our Dog Keeps Using Our Computer to Pen Ridiculous Advice

We have a dog that seems to keep waking up at night and using the computer. How does he type anyway? Or, for that matter, remember passwords. We can’t seem to stop the stream of ridiculous advice. This time, he got a letter from Jingles, worried about going to the …

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Television: Not Ashamed to Say I Love and Need It

One day in a college class, the professor asked us who watched television. A woman a few rows over from me talked with big hand gestures and voiced disdain for the lowly and terrible television. She only watched PBS and inferred those that watched anything else were stupid and beneath …

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The BIG Story: Asking Stores to Provide Caroline’s Cart for Special Needs

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The BIG story still is a big story – asking stores, especially big stores, to provide Caroline’s Cart for their customers. The word spread and people are asking. Here’s the story, pass it on and let’s make a change! Thanks to all who’ve asked, added, and became informed about the …

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When Do You Know You’ll be OK as a Parent of a Special Needs Child?

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Really, I don’t know. I wake up everyday and wonder how to manage. Today, he put his pants on, a wonderful feat, though they were backwards. His shirt too. Didn’t matter, we get excited about these steps, strides. When he slept in an incubator, I wondered, when will this be …

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