I'm thankful for Small Fry and Tater Tot - they are the best 2 things
that have ever happened to this Hautemama
I have a lot to be thankful for on this Thursday. I recently read about a wonderful blogger that just found out some heartwrenching news about her baby that she's expecting in a couple of months. Please pray for Megan and keep her in your prayers as she carries her baby that may have many medical problems when born.
This was in 1999, when the internet had only been around for what seemed like a couple of years. I remember bringing him home and sitting up every night, all night long researching on the internet anything I could find that would help him. There wasn't very much information, and blogs definitely weren't an option. What a wonderful tool that would have been to reach family and friends about news on my little Tater Tot.
I turned to his Daddy and said, "Do you see that?"
He replied, "I do, but I don't believe it!"
I think we must have stood there for what seemed like 30 minutes.
My little baby was lowering and raising his arm up in the sky.
It was more than I could have ever asked for. He was moving his arm.
God has a plan and he listens to everything we ask of him. Sometimes, the plan may not be clear, but eventually it will become clear.
Tater Tot at the Shriner's Hospital in Philadelphia with his wonderful Doctors and Therapist
At that moment, it all became clear in my mind. I had a little boy (who was 5 at the time), that never saw disabilities. He understood that people are the same, no matter what they look like or what they may be facing. He has compassion and that's one of the greatest gifts he could've ever learned. For that, I am