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Encouragement

As a special need parent, are you feeling lost, lonely, and a lack of connection? Are you tired of navigating alone, because no one seems to understand or "get it?" Friend, I get it, and I offer a unique place where you can be seen and heard.  Let's celebrate our successes and figure out challenges together. 

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Empowerment

Sign up for our newsletter and receive my free EFFECTIVE CHECKLIST. It helps you get out of your head and your rut so you can plan and parent from the heart. 

This is a proven process that helps you prioritize and plan. It helps you set goals that give you more freedom to engage with more joy and fulfillment. 

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Engagement

As moms, we tend to put everyone else first. As moms with kiddos with special needs, we often come in dead last. This leads to defeat, resentment, and depression.

Our membership community helps you make real connections. Giveaways, events, experts, virtual training, workshops and fun challenges help you connect.

We gain energy through engagement, learning new techniques, employing strategies, feeling better and getting excited about life. Join us today, and begin to see the difference that connection makes in YOUR life. 

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Community Blog Posts

Reducing Holiday Stress

December 2, 2021

As we slide into the holidays this year, I want to make sure to remember the lessons learned during the pandemic, wild weather events, social and political turmoil and most of all what we have collectively learned as individuals over the past year or so. I believe that one of the best things we learned […]

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Where I’m From

November 10, 2021

This is a poem written by my 2nd daughter, Alexandra, in 7th grade. In a season of thanks, I thought it a good time to share. Where I’m From I am from hugs, smiles, and loveand mud fights in the backyard.From the sticky, melty popsicles on hot summer daysTo warm hot chocolate by the fire […]

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Ableism

November 3, 2021

When I was 16 years old, I was accidentally shot in the back and paralyzed from the waist down. I remember approaching my ‘rehabilitation’ with vigor – looking forward to the date I would be released; I wanted to resume my life. The rehab process took a few months; near the end, I was sitting […]

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Angela

I created &friends to bring you together with other parents of special needs kiddos in order to create a space for YOU. Our community is a place to meet, share stories, successes, and trials. We offer coaching and some fun ways to connect and build each other up. Carve out time as it fits into your schedule so you can keep doing what you do--love and care for your child or adult who needs and deserves the very BEST in you. 

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