GUEST BLOGGER: FROM A NEWLY DIAGNOSED MOTHER

This month’s guest blogger comes from a mother whose son was diagnosed with SMA almost two years ago, Lynne Vaudry. Meet Evan! I am honored to write as a guest blogger for Alyssa. As a mother of a young child with Spinal Muscular Atrophy, I have learned so much and been inspired by Alyssa’s posts. […]

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GUEST BLOGGER: WHAT A LIFELONG FRIENDSHIP LOOKS LIKE

Last month, I introduced you to my very best friend, Amanda, in a post titled “To the Girl Who Picked Up My Pencil“. Amanda is a pretty remarkable girl and the type of friend everyone needs in their life. I’m extremely fortunate to call her my best friend. After receiving so many heartwarming messages on […]

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GUEST BLOGGER: MY “HANDICAPABLE” HERO

This month’s guest blogger, Jacky Carlson, has a very special place in my heart. Jacky and I first got to know each other while she was my 8th grade English teacher, and she later became a great friend in my life. With her vivacious and colorful personality, she always knows how to brighten my day, […]

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WHY CURIOSITY NEVER KILLED THE CAT

There was this time, a few years back now, when two of my friends and I went out for ice cream. Just like any other summer night in a small town, the place was packed, so I told them I’d go park myself at a picnic table before anyone else grabbed it. On my way […]

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