During the first year of our son’s life we searched for a reason why he had low muscle tone, delayed development and feeding difficulties that required a feeding tube – but still failed to thrive. Days were filled with early intervention, symptom management, surgeries, diagnostic testing, hospitalizations and therapies. His routine genetic test results were normal.
He’s got moves Fred Astaire, John Travolta and even “moon-walking” Michael Jackson would envy. The lion in the children’s book, “There’s a Lion on the Dance Floor,” is a twirling, leaping, bouncing extrovert – or so he seems. And he’s the perfect guy to help Kristin Paulus talk to kids about important topics, such as friendship and overcoming differences.