If you are in the United States, then you will know that today is Mother’s Day. It’s a day to honor mothers and all that they do for their families and their children. Often, the first contact I have with a family comes from the mother. Is it due to the general “nurturing” aspect of a woman? Or is it due to the fact that … Continue reading Mothers


The other day, I posted this picture on my Brain FUNdamentals Facebook page. I’ve been thinking about this quote ever since then and about what it really means to be a “real” parent. I’ve written other posts about how I, myself struggle with being the parent of a special needs child. I’ve written about how I can relate to families I work with because I … Continue reading Real

Stand Fors

The other night, my friend and I were creating vision boards. In case you aren’t familiar, a vision board is a collage of pictures, words, sayings, etc. that people usually create at the beginning of a new year. It’s a visual way of reminding yourself what you want for the upcoming year and helping to bring it to fruition. Anyway, I was cutting words and … Continue reading Stand Fors