Monthly Archives: March 2013


Instababs is my new therapeutic recreation  activity which combines assistive technology, fine motor skills, art and social media. Instababs is actually a hash-tag used in Instagram to describe photos that have been created or edited using smart phone apps such as  Camera+, Snapseed, Frame Magic, Squaready and Juxtaposer.  Basically, you take a photo(s) and use multiple apps to make the … Continue reading

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Toddler SCI-PTSD

Last weekend the weather was exceptionally nice, sunny with highs in the mid seventies. For many Quads like myself their inability to regulate their body temperature and low blood flow, we can’t wait for this type if weather. Well, I guess anybody welcomes this type of weather but for us it makes the day much better because we are not … Continue reading

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That Day (when the accident happened)

We arrived in Kure Beach on a Saturday to start our family vacation, the vacation that had been months in the making, heavily anticipated and quite possibly the start of a new family tradition.  My wife wanted to do a summer vacation that not only included us but also our extended family, so we rented a home large enough for all … Continue reading

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