Potty training a child with special needs

Do you ever wish you could travel back in time and slap yourself? Yeah, that’s me when I think of how I complained about how it took so long to potty train my oldest son. It took 2 ½ weeks. You live and you learn with this parenting gig! I’ve spent the better part of […]

How to survive and thrive when you have a chronic illness

I was mostly healthy as a child though I did have occasional bouts of bronchitis. I remember being put in the bathroom with hot water running in the shower and I would sit in the bathroom and breathe the steam in to help break up my cough. That all changed when I turned 15 and […]

Instant Pot Potato Salad Recipe

Ingredients: 6-8 Russet potatoes 8 Vlasic sweet pickles ½ cup sweet pickle juice 1 stalk celery Paprika 4 eggs 1 cup mayo (We prefer Miracle Whip) ½ onion Directions: Wash then peel and dice potatoes Put 1 ½ cups of water in the instant pot with the trivet (rack) to keep the potatoes from sitting […]