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Meet our Firefly Community bloggers providing you with their unique, meaningful and insightful thought pieces

Jessica Rivera

I'm Jessica, a stay-at-home Mom of two awesome boys. My eldest son is Casey, his younger brother Matthew has a rare genetic disorder. He has a delay in gross motor skills and we are learning together everyday.

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“I’m Sorry for becoming an Introvert” - Raising a Child with Special Needs

To my friends and family, I would like to apologize for becoming more and more of…

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“Dear Outraged Onlooker, I Know It’s Cold, But You Try Keeping Clothes on This Kid”

I am writing an open letter to the people in our town. 

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To Best Friends - The Special Needs Parent’s Secret Weapon

Raising a special needs child can require a whole team of players.  Usually…

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