Life as it happens to us

Life as it happens to us

It’s been good – even when it has been challenging. The other day Lennon “lost” his hearing aid because he took it out and instead of putting it into its container – well he can’t remember where he put it. Lennon has some short term memory issues that are creeping up every now and again .. and this was a now and again. So far we searched high and low but from the looks of it, I will be making a call to the audiologist and have a new one made. The cool thing is that we did make it over a year before he lost it – not terrible if I say so myself (despite the frustration). Healthwise.. well I am waiting on his…

Time for that Hearing Aid

Time for that Hearing Aid

We recently had a consult with the Audiologist. The same one that six months ago said, she did not think a hearing aid would be a good idea. Lennon had a one-on-one aide in school that would direct/redirect Lennon as needed. However, the reality is that he will not always have an aide. At some point he will need to work more independently – its what we working towards. She agreed that a hearing aid would be the way to go and so Lennon while he played had his ear molded  He wants a green hearing aid if he could choose his colors but he may be stuck with getting a blue one – he didn’t seem to dislike that too much. So in about…