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Bethany’s Quest for Medical Marijuana is Finally Over!

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I’ve said it before, but I’m gonna say it again just one last time!! The journey to getting our daughter, Bethany, access to medical marijuana has been a long and arduous one! When we first started out, it wasn’t even…
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Bethany’s Medical Marijuana Certification Paper is Finally Here!!

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It’s been a long, hard, emotional process, but I am thrilled to say, we finally have Bethany’s medical marijuana certification paper in our possession!! Marijuana for my daughter?!!! It’s so crazy to think about!! There was a time, when never…
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Birthday Surprises and 10 Facts About Epilepsy!

Happy Friday everyone! Looks like we got even more snow last night! Hope you have plans for a great weekend! Jeremiah doesn’t know it yet, but he is having a family birthday party tomorrow!! We are planning a surprise 15th…
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Special Needs Teen Gets Approved for Medical Marijuana!

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Breaking News!! Special needs teen gets approved to use medical marijuana to treat seizure disorder! Yesterday, my special needs daughter, Bethany had a Neurology appointment. Thinking her neurologist might suggest prescribing her medical marijuana was the last thing on my…
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Learning About Cause and Effect Special Needs Style


Cause and effect is the relationship between an action and what happens as a result of that action! Most children begin exploring and understanding the concept of cause and effect long before they are two years old. When I think…
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Bethany Takes a Trip to the Utica Zoo!

Rebekah spent this week with us while her husband was out of town and yesterday she, Rachel, and Kristin took Bethany to the Utica Zoo! Bethany has been very much enjoying spending time with her sisters this past week, playing…
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A Day in the Life of my Special Needs Daughter

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Today I want to give you a glimpse into what one day was like for my seventeen year old special needs daughter, Bethany, a brain tumor survivor. Fifteen years ago a life threatening brain tumor wreaked havoc on Bethany’s life…
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