Our Journey

Our first son was born in December of 2014, a month before his due date. He spent 19 days in the intensive care unit working to overcome latch and feeding issues, jaundice, too much weight loss, not enough weight gain, plus whatever daily genetic concern the attending doctor had (high-palate, webbed toes, tied tongue.) He hardly ever cried, he hardly ever pooped and we hardly ever left his side. Read more...

Welcome to Finding Rafa's Voice!

We're chronicling our family's life as we take on suspected Childhood Apraxia of Speech, aging out of Early Intervention, speech & occupational therapy, the terrible twos and helping our bilingual toddler find his voice.