Category: Family

Make-A-Wish Experience

One day at Khaleb’s routine pediatric appointment, one of his nurses suggested we apply for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. I did not know much about it, so she gave me a card to her point of contact. I emailed the lady on the card and she gave me a call that afternoon. She explained the process…
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Family Rock Activity

The past six weeks have been challenging. Outside of homework and Zoom video calls with teachers, entertaining our children became a real challenge. On top of that, I have a busy schedule working from home, teleconferences, emails, and not skipping a beat as a leader. I wanted us to do an activity other than the…
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What is Moebius Syndrome?

Our son Khaleb was diagnosed with Moebius Syndrome at birth. Moebius Syndrome is a rare neurological condition that primarily affects the muscles that control facial expression, eye movement, and speech. Khaleb cannot smile or make facial expressions. Due to having Moebius Syndrome, he cannot close his eyelids completely, which leads to eye sensitivity to prolonged…
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