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My kid has a speech concern.

I've been really moved by the pieces of writing circulating on the internet about children with delays in their speech.  So, I thought I would share some of my experience today. When your kid is living with any kind of speech concern, let me assure you everyone who knows it will have a story to tell you about their cousin's brother in law's daughter, who totally outgrew hers. Most of the time, it won't be treated like a legitimate concern, especially…

The Oregon Zoo

My family had a wonderful time at the Oregon Zoo on Saturday.  We went to their Endangered Spieces day, and it was highly impressive.  The zoo here is outstanding, it's the perfect size.  They have so many opportunities for the kids to get close to the animals.  I felt like we could get close enough, we may actually touch them.  The Oregon Zoo really has some great things in the works right now, they are building a state of the art…