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Time for recognition

OK, so it was a bit long and repetitive. It was the same pattern over and over again. There were many people to thank and pictures to take. But none of us regretted the morning we spent in the school basement. When you’re the parent of a disabled child there aren’t many occasions to celebrate … Continue reading

First day of high school

So Deane began high school this morning. He has been pretty excited since we took a tour of the school in the spring. He was happy that he knew one of the kids in the class, liked the pool and the gym where a class was playing basketball. Recently his excitement has been mixed with … Continue reading

What keeps you going

Deane has watched the same Rush concert video after breakfast almost every day this summer. The whole family knows which are his favourite songs and the few he won’t watch. Our nine-year-old daughter can sing almost all the lyrics to the heavy metal tunes. Like many developmentally delayed kids, Deane has certain things he likes … Continue reading