• How Blankets, Water Beads, And A Paddle Ball Helped My Anxious Child

    8 monthes ago - By Scary Mommy

    My daughter is a healthy and happy child. She sleeps well and laughs often. Her smile is wide. It has the ability to light up not only our home but an entire city block. My daughter is kind. She will wipe the tears from your eyes or offer you the proverbial shirt off her back, and she is hilarious. (Sure, her knock-knock jokes need some work, but she is silly and whimsical.) Her natural state is one of fun.
    But she is also sensitive: extremely sensitive. You can literally see her break. Why? Because my daughter has anxiety and her episodes look like meltdowns.
    She cries, screams, and...
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