Mental Health

Mental Health

I'm not sure why I haven't written in a while. Maybe it's because I often feel like I have nothing to say. When in reality, I can never shut up. Sometimes I feel like if I'm about to whine, then I shouldn't blog. However that wouldn't be The Wicked Ugly truth now would it? I'm [...]

The Beach

The Beach

There's just something about the water that soothes my soul. This week was pretty stressful, not gonna lie. I got a lot done, but yet at the same time I feel like I could have been way more productive. This morning was the first morning where I had planned to wake up early, and hit [...]

I’m An Autism Mom?

I’m An Autism Mom?

It's 8:33pm, and our oldest daughters are patiently waiting for a ride downtown for a sense of normalcy. They would like to go see some celebratory fourth of July fireworks. Fine, right? In any other family, on any given Sunday, sure. Not here. This is the crazy house. My hands are shaking, and my fingertips [...]

Bone Marrow, What?

Bone Marrow, What?

Is This Really Happening? The time has come. The fantasy of my son just squeaking by on his medications, and looking healthy to the untrained eye... Has come to an end. Lucas will be admitted to The Dana Farber / Boston Children's Pediatric Transplant Center on October 16th. That's less than a month away, and [...]