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The Soul of the Family

“You need to write about what Chroi has meant to you during this time,” my husband texted me. During this time when I’ve felt darker and heavier, more sad and more depressed than I even realized until someone wedged her way through my door to offer me a hand up. However, when I sat down… Continue reading The Soul of the Family

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Next chapter: Off to Driving Training

On June 22nd we undertook our next chapter: driving training. Chroi will be in training with Cori of CERT Horsemanship. Training began straight from day 1, with Chroi’s first “session” being loading her in the trailer. Watching Cori work with her was such a pleasure and a relief: a pleasure because she was completely calm,… Continue reading Next chapter: Off to Driving Training

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C’est la vie (or rather, life with ADA compliance)

At the beginning of April my husband was hit by a car while he was crossing the street in a crosswalk. It shattered his left leg and left him with fractures throughout his body. On top of 6 months of unemployment, it was utterly devastating. We’ve not had insurance. We’ve not had income. We had… Continue reading C’est la vie (or rather, life with ADA compliance)