The Winning Lottery Ticket

Rachel Turiel Special Needs

And yet, tonight, in the ER, I squeeze back a few tears, tears that feel like that mix of gratitude and fear that’s been stalking me since I gave birth seven years ago.


Rachel Turiel Elementary School

Motherhood is about raising–and celebrating- the child you have, not the child you thought you would have.


Rachel Turiel Uncategorized

I once thought being an adult meant having it all figured out, now I see it’s more like the grace and luckiness to continue learning.