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Here Come the Holidays

November 23rd, 2021

Here Come the Holidays

Best wishes for a restorative Holiday Season from Keri Horon (“A Mom’s Life” author) The calendar tells me it’s almost Thanksgiving, yet my brain tells me it’s the middle of winter (and so does the weather). The sun hasn’t made much of an appearance lately, and the fog which dims visibility for morning commuters feels… Continue reading Here Come the Holidays

Cookies, Crayons, and Cookbooks

November 3rd, 2021

Cookies, Crayons, and Cookbooks

Welcome to our series on special needs parenting. Writer and special needs mom Keri Horon offers stories about parenting her son who is non-speaking. With honesty and empathy, Keri shares what it’s like to parent a young man with pervasive needs living at home.   As a special needs parent, you just want to get… Continue reading Cookies, Crayons, and Cookbooks

Halloween, Holland, and Holiday Cakes

September 17th, 2021

Halloween, Holland, and Holiday Cakes

A long time ago, the teachers in my English department gathered on Fridays during lunch to socialize and eat. When it was “your week” you brought some delicacy to share with everyone. Usually, three people were signed up for the same Friday so there would be a variety of goodies from which to choose. One… Continue reading Halloween, Holland, and Holiday Cakes