The Special Needs Family Vacation

The Special Needs Family Vacation When my good friend Christy Hovey and her husband want to take their children camping, they instead go to their local outdoor store, sit in one of the display tents for a while, and pretend. The employees know them by name and have acknowledged the fact that Christy...

Camping Survival Guide

Camping Survival Guide This piece originally appeared on Scary Mommy.  It’s that time of year again. My husband can’t resist the urge to build fires and look online at expensive camping gadgets. I want to point out the irony that he’s shopping online in an effort to camp, which is...