Deaf in a Restaurant

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Date Night!  My husband and I score a babysitter, boom out the door and into the car. Floor it to freedom.  A much needed couple of kid-free hours awaits.  Into Continue Reading →

More Names for Deaf

The recent post 17 Names for Deaf is hereby amended.  After some amazing feedback and discussion, here are EVEN MORE names that people use to describe the experience that is Continue Reading →

17 Names for Deaf

What’s in a name?  Apparently a lot if you’re deaf.  Or hard of hearing.  Or whatever label you use to describe yourself.  But (cocks head) do you have a right Continue Reading →

Communicating With a Hearing Loss: Understanding Children

For most of us with varied hearing levels, understanding children’s speech is just .. well, difficult.  Obviously, young kids are still learning to say things correctly and don’t hit every Continue Reading →