Episode 41: Jen – Part 1 | Eating Elephants

Episode 41: Jen – Part 1 | Eating Elephants

Trauma. Grief. Heartache.  I know so many of us face these things on a daily basis.  Today’s story is no different.  Years into her journey, Jen is able to share details of her family, specifically of her two boys Carter and Silas. Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis...
Episode 40: What Makes You Grateful?

Episode 40: What Makes You Grateful?

YOU give us hope and we are incredibly grateful for the support you have given us.  At the end of every episode we ask our guests “What gives you hope?” but not today!  Today we are getting ready for Thanksgiving!  Earlier this month we asked you to call the When...
Episode 39: Unexpected Gratitude

Episode 39: Unexpected Gratitude

This ride y’all… it’s a crazy one. A lot of us somehow ended up on a path we never expected to be on.  It can be dark and cold, scary and lonely.  But it can also be bright and warm, encouraging and friendly. Today Suz and Diane talk about the unexpected joys and...
Episode 38: Stacie | Fault Lines

Episode 38: Stacie | Fault Lines

Meet Stacie! Mama to Lainey and Calvin.  Lainey has a rare genetic disease that can make their day-to-day lives incredibly unpredictable due to the main symptom, recurring attacks of paralysis that can affect one side of the body, the whole body, or even move from...
Episode 37: IEPs, School and Germs

Episode 37: IEPs, School and Germs

Today we are sharing a conversation that Diane and I recorded on a whim after a friend sent a text about her mixed emotions about her daughter’s recent IEP meeting.  We chat about struggles with the school system, home based schooling, navigating medically complex...
Episode 36: Megan | Sisterhood

Episode 36: Megan | Sisterhood

Meet Megan!  She is a sister with a lot of siblings, three of which are disabled.  We are pretty sure Megan is a unicorn example of a sister but we are hopeful there are more out there like her.  Megan is real and honest with us, explaining why she feels more...