Author Archives: Le Shepard

About Le Shepard

Le Shepard is a counselor, adjunct psychology professor, and writer. She's also a mama by birth and adoption to kids with superpowers and special needs. Le lives outside a one-stoplight town in Texas with her husband, three kids, three dogs, a lizard, and some cows. Le writes about epilepsy, orphan care, faith, and pure exhaustion at Mom* and would be pleased as punch if you followed her on Facebook or Instagram.

The One Thing Your Tween Needs to Hear Everyday – Day 19

Tween Parenting Blog Party Featured Author Le Shepard Like Minded Musings

If you ask me, my 11-year-old son Noah is one of the coolest kids on the planet.  He is off-the-charts intelligent, quirky and, I think, absolutely hilarious. If his self-concept was based on his mama’s view, there would be no limit to his confidence. Unfortunately, that’s not how it works.  Our kids are surrounded by voices telling them who they… Read more »