32 Hours PER WEEK

August 19, 2015By thekatyInspiration, Kids 6 Comments

“Those who qualified for the State funding ABA waiver need to have 32 hours of EIBI therapy per week.” I almost choked on my snack sized pretzels. I’d arrived first at the parent orientation for my son’s therapy. ABA stands for “Applied Behavior Analysis.” This is one type of therapy that works really well for kids … Read More

All the things

July 21, 2015By thekatyInspiration No Comments

I have this problem. Ok, it’s not really a problem…not a serious one at least. I’ve had this quirk for a LONG time–maybe since high school. Tuesdays are a good day for confessions, right? Ok here I go. I want to do ALL THE THINGS. Whew. That feels good to get off my chest! What I … Read More

It’s ok to be sad

July 2, 2015By thekatyInspiration No Comments

Dear Internet friends, I am sad. But even though almost 100% of the time I try to put on that happy face–professional face–I am sometimes sad. And that’s ok. One day, I can put on a that happy mask and get through a day helping other people, but then when I go home I collapse. … Read More

when life trips you

June 9, 2015By thekatyInspiration No Comments

Have you ever lost sight of what is truly important? Life speeds by at 100 MPH and it’s hard to take a moment and put one foot on the brake. And just. slow. down. And breathe. Once in awhile, life trips you and forces you to slow down a little, even if you fall flat … Read More

W is for Writing!

April 27, 2015By thekatyInspiration, Writing 1 Comment

Happy Monday everyone! I am super tired, since Luke and I stayed out until 9:30 PM last night (we are aware that we are super old). It was awesome and worth it. A few drinks with friends, playing Super Smash Bros and Card Against Humanity at 42 Lounge in Milwaukee….amazing time. But, back to Monday. … Read More

Q is for Quiet

April 20, 2015By thekatyInspiration, Kids No Comments

Q is a difficult letter. Do I want to write about quitting? Not really. Quail? No idea…I have never even eaten quail. Although those cute little quail eggs on Food Network shows are super cute/look delicious. But still…no. I decided on quiet. Beautiful, glorious QUIET. View other ‘Q’ posts from other blogs participating in the … Read More

P is for Pinterest

April 18, 2015By thekatyInspiration 12 Comments

I am sure a lot of people participating in the A to Z blogging challenge could be talking about Pinterest for the letter P, but I am going to write about it anyway. My computer is being fixed, so it’ll be much more difficult to write this weekend otherwise. (What? I didn’t schedule my posts … Read More

L is for Long Afternoons

April 14, 2015By thekatyInspiration, Kids 3 Comments

This letter was difficult for me for some reason. Maybe I’m just getting burnt out on writing everyday? No, I don’t think so! This blogging challenge has really helped me find my writing voice I think. To view other blogs participating in the A to Z Challenge, visit here. L is for long afternoons. The … Read More

J is for Jealousy

April 11, 2015By thekatyInspiration No Comments

I wanted to do an inspirational post for the letter ‘J’ and so chose jealousy as the topic. To read more ‘J’ blogs for the Blogging from A to Z Challenge, click here. Jealousy is something that everyone struggles with from time to time. When life is going in a great direction, we don’t look at … Read More