Looking for some innner strength

Looking for some innner strength

A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles. — Christopher Reeve  Some days I don’t know how I manage. Today was one of those days. What I often don’t write about is the cognitive disability that has impacted Lennon’s life…his impulsiveness, inability to focus and/or listen, inability to assess the safety and risky situation and the lack of maturity for a 7-year-old.  When you are with Lennon you have to be “on” all the time, especially when he is awake because you just don’t know what he may do next. I foster/encourage his independence but that comes at a price when he can’t assess situations accurately and they become unsafe. Lennon LOVES freezer pops,…