The author worried most about keeping her son safe during the toddler stage.

The author worried most about keeping her son safe during the toddler stage.

My son, Henry, took his first real steps on Easter Sunday 2017. He saw his cousin, who was two months older and toddling all over, and thought to his little baby self, “Hey, if he can do it, so can I!” From then on, it was nonstop.

One of my biggest worries came from not knowing how mobile Henry would be. Would I be able to keep up with him in my wheelchair?  Would he still progress at normal stages because he didn’t see me walking? My greatest fear of all was that he would take off into t