The New Stacie

On : 28 December, 2013 | Category : Jian is home!

I have been trying to take time out of every day to be still and quiet and to reflect and listen.  I feel that it is very important to stay grounded because it is so easy to race from one activity to the next, only to slam my head against the pillow in exhaustion every evening, and then do it […]

It has been 4 months

On : 19 October, 2013 | Category : Jian is home!

This week marked 4 months since the day we met Jian.  Four months.  That sounds like such a short time, but feels like she has been home for years.  With all of the goals we are working toward and things she wants to accomplish with her mobility, it is easy to forget about all of […]

She’s walking a marathon!

On : 8 October, 2013 | Category : Jian is home!

I could not be more proud right now!  Jian is starting to really see progress with her walking and leg strength, so she is very motivated to come home from school every afternoon and do therapy with me.  Today, she put on her brace and walked about 25 feet without holding onto a cane or the […]