Preparing the Path and the Child

12 Jun

Dwarf Aware

The weeks prior to school is always a hurried time for parents. Mom or dad have to pull extra time out of thin air to buy clothes and school supplies, register for school and be certain any physicals, etc are completed. This rush is the same for us with the exception of adding a few extra steps. Having the clothes tailored, adding adaptive equipment to the list of supplies, and this year, a couple of extra medical visits to fit in. Running through the city this past week with my child in tow, in the rain, was a bit more stressful than usual. My son is very much like many children: talking a mile a minute — nonstop —  whether it be entering and exiting cabs, trying on clothes or standing in the checkout line at Macy’s. It is like one day-long sentence!

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Preparing the Path and the Child — Dwarf Aware

12 Jun

The weeks prior to school is always a hurried time for parents. Mom or dad have to pull extra time out of thin air to buy clothes and school supplies, register for school and be certain any physicals, etc are completed. This rush is the same for us with the exception of adding a few […]

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