It only takes a SPARK to get a fire going…

228 ViewsIf you follow my Eye Believe in Miracles blog, or my social media posts, or bump into me anywhere at any time EVER, you likely know that I am on a mission to reverse the blindness of my two sons and thousands of other kiddos.  I am not shy about it, heck, people in my hometown may very well …

A RARE Experience… Times Two.

134 ViewsMy two sons have a rare disease.  They are blind due to CRB1-LCA.  Their rare blindness affects only 300 children in the United States.  Only 300… it’s THAT rare.  Until my boys came into my life, I had never even met a blind person and I am not sure if I ever knew anyone with a rare disease. For …

Let’s Go Fly a Kite…

240 ViewsFlying a kite.  So simple.  So basic.  So not something I have done in a long time.  In fact, until recently it had been so long that I actually started thinking that flying a kite is such a waste of time, so boring, so unproductive. I had grown so incredibly negative about kite flying…until earlier this summer. My family …

My Journey Out of Darkness… in 11 #hashtags.

104 Views My teenager tells me I use too many hashtags in my social media posts. He’s right.  I totally #OverHashtag.  I love ‘em… because everyone that knows me knows I have issues being brief… and hashtags help me sum up my thoughts, sort of.  Feel free to read only the hashtags to figure out the milestone moments in my …

Connecting the Dots…

119 Views A blind reader uses Braille, a system of dots that is read with fingertips. From the National Federations of the Blind: Braille is the only system through which children with profound or total loss of sight can learn to read and write; there is a significant relationship between Braille literacy and academic success, higher income, and employment; Braille …