Michele Langlo is a wife, freelance journalist, digital artist, and mother to a twenty-five year old son, Cody, who's autistic.
Though not every moment of Cody's life growing up has been the easiest, Michele wouldn't give a moment of it away. Cody is a gift from God to Michele, and has taught her more about life than any other single individual she knows.
Michele and her husband, Bill, said their vows over twenty years ago, and are still going strong.
Michele loves to ride horses and Harleys. She loves fishing and hunting, hiking and camping. She enjoys cooking--especially Italian food. But most importantly, she is a devout Christian who owes everything to God for the multitide of blessings he has given her.
Every night, after the dishes are finished, we lock the family room door and pull the shades before we retire to the rec room for the night to watch TV.
Spring is here and summer is on our doorstep. There are more activities that Cody and Stephen can do.
Last week¸ Cody went with Stephen on an outing to the park.
Now that Cody is finally receiving more hours for his Day Hab program, the politicians are once again talking about cutting funds to state aid.
Last night I was scheduled to work second shift when the Nursing Supervisor came through my unit and ask me to work a double.
Recently I wrote about how Cody’s fear of thunderstorms used to wreak havoc with anyone in the house who wanted to sleep through the night.
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