Tammy and Parker

Special Needs Blogger, and homeschooling Mom, heavily involved in advocacy for all kids with special needs in Utah.

doTERRA Frankincense Essential Oil

I wanted to share a bit of information for ways to use doTERRA Frankincense Essential Oil.  There’s a reason why it’s called the’ King’ of essential oils!  My favorite use?  Anxiety!  I simply put a drop of this beautiful Frankincense, rub my hands together, and inhale!   So calming! Enjoy!      

Yes, you can homeschool your child with special needs!

I’m meeting more and more parents of kids with special needs who are considering the idea of homeschooling.  But that’s as far as they get.  When push comes to shove they each end up feeling that there is no way you can homeschool your child with special needs. I’m here to tell you that isn’t […]

doTERRA Essential Oils: Tammy’s Tips

Yup.  Parker and I became doTERRA wellness advocates in order to get our essential oils for wholesale.  What can I say?   I’m allergic to paying full price for anything.  heh.   I thought is would be fun to start a series of posts called doTERRA Essential Oils:  Tammy’s Tips.  Because I’m loving all the ways I’m […]

Aspiration Pneumonia

You know it’s going to be a day when the first thing you run for as your feet hit the floor is the phone so you can call your kid’s doctor.  We’ve been battling an aspiration pneumonia along with an ear infection.  Something still hasn’t mended which is the reason for the phone call.  Parker […]


I received the sweetest little love note in my email box today. Every one needs little love notes in their life, don’t you think?   It seems as though someone I know saw me out this morning placing some Lynne B. Mower for Alpine School District signs around town.  Considering the use of exclamation points […]

Common Core Standards and Special Needs Students

Recently a protest was held in Utah in regards to Common Core Standards and Special Needs Students.  I thought I’d take a minute and try to present a few facts in a simple, easy to understand manner.  Cause I’m all about the simple, people. First, as parents of kids with Special Needs in Utah we […]