A New Season

With Will’s birth, I didn’t expect much to change, other than adding more love to our home. While his addition has provided proof of our capability to love more than one child, it hasn’t come without its challenges. I went back to work at the end of September, only to be in and out of the classroom regularly for a never-ending series of appointments – pediatrician, neurologist, orthotist, physical therapist, urologist, ECI, chiropractor, the list goes on. The stress of adding a second child who wasn’t exactly developing typically was overwhelming to say the least. I was constantly riddled with guilt — I wasn’t fulfilling my children’s needs, and I definitely wasn’t giving my students what they needed.

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