Mom Learns Braille

There's a good possibility Ruby will be a dual reader, meaning she'll learn to read both braille and print. When Ruby was first diagnosed with Aniridia, we were told that she would probably be able to see up to two lines down on an eye chart on her own. We also have the good fortune of living… Continue reading Mom Learns Braille



The word expectation gets overused on a daily basis, whether we're managing customer expectations, family expectations or living up to our own (sometimes unreasonable) personal expectations.  I'm one, like many, who attempts to adhere to my own overly high standards.  Generating a respectable income, managing family finances, cooking*, cleaning all while juggling first time parenting and squeezing… Continue reading Expectations