Month: July 2017

TBI Life: Menus, restaurants and dining out after a head injury

TBI Life: Menus, restaurants and dining out after a head injury

Monday’s have been unusually slow around here.  Our weekends have been so jam-packed that when I wake up on Monday morning I feel like all I can do is recover before kicking off the week.  Once the big kids were off to camp this morning, […]

Mom life after a Head Injury (TBI)

Mom life after a Head Injury (TBI)

One of the purposes I started this blog was to share my tips and tricks as to how I navigate life after my head injury as a Mom.  We never planned on having children this young (and now we have three!).  After my accident, we […]

The early days of TBI – What I did to maximize my recovery

The early days of TBI – What I did to maximize my recovery

My daily life right after my accident was littered with post-it notes, forgetting to eat meals and watching reruns of Law and Order every day.  My fiancé (now husband) would walk in from work and see me watching the same episode of Law and Order […]

Epilepsy Mom: Preschool Disabled

Epilepsy Mom: Preschool Disabled

I felt the lump in my throat form as his caseworker explained, “so he has met the criteria for preschool disabled and that’s what it says on his IEP” (Individualized Education Program). This is exactly what we wanted and what we were hoping for, yet […]

Life After My Head Injury- Why Me?

Life After My Head Injury- Why Me?

In talking with my husband the other day, I said to him that I feel like I haven’t done anything with my life since my accident in 2008. “It’s been almost nine years and I haven’t accomplished anything.” I actually said out loud and caught […]