009 Preparing For An Emergency

009 Preparing For An Emergency

http://traffic.libsyn.com/edlpodcast/edl009_Preparing_For_Emergency_Hospi.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Email | RSS Emergencies are going to happen. Count on it. When you are raising a disabled child, the likelihood of things always going right is almost non-existent. Your child gets sick or hurt, and has to go to the hospital. Over the last few years, […]

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EDL 008 Balancing Your Family Relationships

EDL 008 Balancing Your Family Relationships

http://traffic.libsyn.com/edlpodcast/edl008.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Email | RSSFamily is important. However, when you are raising a disabled child, it can become a huge challenge to balance your family relationships with your extended family. We are a little late getting the podcast updated the last couple of weeks. We had some technical […]

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Caring For Siblings of Children With Disabilities

Caring For Siblings of Children With Disabilities

http://traffic.libsyn.com/edlpodcast/edl007.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Email | RSSCaring for siblings of children with disabilities can be a chore. As a parent, it is easy to get so caught up in caring for your disabled child that the other brothers and sisters get left out, or at the least a lot less […]

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EDL 006: Why It is Important to Work On Your Marriage

EDL 006: Why It is Important to Work On Your Marriage

http://traffic.libsyn.com/edlpodcast/edl006.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Email | RSSFor all my U.S. Friends and listeners, Happy Thanksgiving. Today is a day for expressing gratitude for everything, and so, thank you. I am grateful for you coming and listening to our show. I sincerely hope you had a good Thanksgiving, and your family […]

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How To Handle the Emotional Roller-coaster: Finding Out Your Child is Disabled

How To Handle the Emotional Roller-coaster: Finding Out Your Child is Disabled

http://traffic.libsyn.com/edlpodcast/edl005__How_To_Cope_With_the_Emotion.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Email | RSSFinding out your child is disabled is probably the first big shock that we all face. For me, it was one of the biggest shocks of my life. It is Overwhelming! Over the last few months, I have talked to many parents just starting […]

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How to Avoid a Financial Meltdown

How to Avoid a Financial Meltdown

http://traffic.libsyn.com/edlpodcast/edl004show.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Email | RSSFacing a financial meltdown is something we all deal with raising disabled kids. However, you can create financial freedom, and grow with a little planning, and sacrificing in the short term to get what you want long term. “You Have to be willing to […]

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How Are You Taking Care of YOU?

How Are You Taking Care of YOU?

http://traffic.libsyn.com/edlpodcast/edl003.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Email | RSSTaking care of your disabled child is extremely challenging, and can take a lot of your time. However, you also have to take care of yourself. If you don’t take care of yourself, who is going to take care of your child? Today, we […]

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Resources For Families with Special Needs Children: Finding Much Needed Support

Resources For Families with Special Needs Children: Finding Much Needed Support

http://traffic.libsyn.com/edlpodcast/edl002.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Email | RSSFinding resources for families with special needs children, so that you aren’t doing everything alone, is a big issue that keeps many families struggling. You must find the support that your family needs to take the first stepsĀ  to truly embrace the disabled lifestyle. […]

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Embracing a Disabled Lifestyle Introduction

Embracing a Disabled Lifestyle Introduction

http://traffic.libsyn.com/edlpodcast/edl001.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | Email | RSSWelcome to the Embracing a Disabled Lifestyle Podcast. This is our first episode, so bear with us as we get the hang of doing these shows every week. This is James and Jessica Pruitt, the creators of the Disabled Lifestyle. We wanted to share […]

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How to Stop Self Destructive Negative Thinking Patterns

How to Stop Self Destructive Negative Thinking Patterns

Raising our disabled kids can be really overwhelming. We often get caught up and bogged down living from one crisis to the next. its easy to become jaded, and feel as if life just cannot get any better. Over the years, as Emily has grown, we have had a lot of times where we just […]

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