I’m a mom from an Autism family and I’m writing a letter to our neighbours. All I’m asking for is acceptance and understanding. Nothing else.
This is a month where the word ‘Autism’ is floating around a lot. And many people have shown their support by wearing a certain colour. And to be honest, I was swept up in this well-branded and neat way to show my support. But it’s not about me, is it? It’s about my children. And a world that is trying to change, […]
I’m very curious about other homeschool kids and parents. I love to know what people do on a day to day basis.This is what we do in our homeschool.
Santa is an age old tradition, celebrating the selfless giving that we characterize with Christmas. While many people dislike Santa receiving credit for their tireless pursuit of the perfect toys, others find Santa offers an opportunity to teach about the joy of giving. I’ve always found myself wavering between these two camps each year, but […]
My future wish for my special needs twins is to be safe, healthy and happy. And it is my life’s work to make sure that this wish comes true!
Activities for special needs kids take a lot of planning. Calming activities such as going to the beach or the forest are often most successful.
Special needs parents is what we are. It is a badge we wear, more than a cross we bear. But in order to reach a point of acceptance you need to allow yourself to grieve. You need to grieve the children and life you thought you would have. You need to clear ‘what if’ and […]