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Do it yourself modified crib

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Parents with disabilities face numerous challenges when caring for a newborn. Besides the usual lack of sleep and anxiety about such a small and dependent life, much of the equipment for infants and children present substantial barriers for parents with disabilities. Changing tables are built for standing, bathtubs can take two (or more!) hands, and […]

September 6, 2017

Check out Beverly’s blog as she parents from a wheelchair

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Beverly is a T-12\L-1 paraplegic mother. She is constantly fighting battles and overcoming obstacles. Follow her life and share her experiences as a paraplegic mother, wife and employee. Everyday is not always perfect but she always pulls through. Find action packed drama, romance and comedy as you follow ParaPleGic PaReNtinG. http://paraplegic-parenting.blogspot.com

September 6, 2017

Wheelchair accessible crib and changing table

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I don’t usually use things that are accommodated for people in wheelchairs. My house looks a lot like anyone else’s house. But baby stuff is a little different. It’s awkward for normal people, I think. I wasn’t especially concerned about it, but Muffy Davis, a friend of mine and an all-round awesome person, said she […]

July 7, 2017

Fathering from a wheelchair

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I Know How He Does It: Parenting From A Wheelchair “Honey, I just took a pregnancy test and it came out positive.” My husband’s response to this news was typical of his reaction to most things. He was calm, collected, thoughtful. He smiled at me, took a deep breath and said, “OK.” We both stared […]

July 6, 2017

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