I know I'm late, but I like the 10 random facts blog thing because it's hard for me to organize my thoughts into a proper blog otherwise.

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1. I am a parent of a special needs child, my daughter has cerebral palsy and autism...we have been in and out of the hospital as of lately. She is doing better today after just having surgery on the 10th. She's a pretty amazing little girl..she makes me a better human by far.

2. I have been diagnosed with Ehlers Danlos Syndrome...
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annisa:

@mattiedarm how old is your son? Julianna is five..she makes life pretty interesting to say the least

mattiedarm:

He is 6. Interesting can be an understatement  sometimes!! I have to say, he's taught me so many things about myself and what I can be capable of. He started 1st grade this year, and that has led me to get heavily active in some various education groups. Something I would have never predicted! I've been able to take part in some Special Olympics groups an other extra curricular special needs programs. The absolute magic that I've seen has put me beside myself. Many people think that raising a child with disabilities is a burden. I think it's a matter of perspective, and chose to consider it unique!

Hey, good to see you back around these parts.

annisa:

it's still weird..I'm so lost

redheadedleague:

No argument from me there, most of the time I still can't tell who is on here or what they are doing.