Trusting God

Trusting the Shepherd When Life is Hard

On September 23, 2016

I’ve found myself clinging to Psalm 23.  “The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want.  He lies me down in green pastures, he leads me beside still waters, he restores my soul.” Oh, that sounds so good.  But if I’m truly honest, I don’t feel those things most of the time.  I know it’s available, but I don’t feel…

Special needs parenting

My Thoughts About the Pilot of Speechless

On September 14, 2016

I’ve been excited to watch Speechless since I first saw the trailer of it months ago.  I love Minnie Driver, I love a good comedy, and the fact that they would be raising awareness about life with a special needs child seemed like a win-win for me. http://embracing.life/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Add-heading-5.png I just finished watching the pilot episode on Hulu, though you can…

Parenting / Special needs parenting

4 Supplements to Help Your Child Embrace Health

On August 5, 2016

Disclaimer: I am not a doctor or medical professional of any sort.  I am merely a mother who was worried about my childrens’ development and spent hours researching supplements, taking my sons to multiple specialists for blood testing and recommendations, and doing more research.  What I write about here are supplements that have helped my boys and have even helped me. …