Classes and Activites to Nurture Creativity In Your Child

Having children is such a blessing, but getting to know their individual personalities and interests is even better. When you start to see the person shine through the child-like shell, it’s such an incredible feeling. Not only did you create that small human, but you’re doing your best to nurture them, and guide them to […]

Seeing The Beauty In Autism

Beauty may not be a word people use when talking about Autism. Living with a child on the spectrum can be challenging at times. Our lives are like the best roller coaster, full of hills and twists and turns, excitement one minute and terrified the next. Finding and seeing the beauty in Autism can be […]

Occupational Therapy Changed Our Life

I’ll admit that I was a little hesitant when our spectrum doctor recommended occupational therapy. After consulting Dr Google on the subject, I wondered what could OT do that I wasn’t already doing? My kid wasn’t wandering off or having major meltdowns in public. I actually thought my concerns were so small that the therapist […]

Weighted Creations: Weighted Blankets – Winner Announced!

If you are the parent of a child or children with Sensory Processing Disorder, then what I’m about to say will sound very familiar. All four of us have some sort of Sensory Challenges. Clothes need to be 100% cotton or made from soft, satiny materials. All three of my children are super sensitive to […]

Overwhelmed… Mostly In A Good Way

I tried not to let it happen. I’ve even said no to several opportunities, because even though I feel like superwoman, I have come to accept that I am not. The good thing to come out of this overwhelmingness(I know it’s not a real word)is that I am learning the art of time management. I […]

When Your Child Is Diagnosed With Aspergers

It’s been 16 days since I sat on the suede brown couch in the Dr’s office while Samuel played with legos, and the Dr went over the results of Nakiah’s ADHD test. He showed me the computer test she did and went over the paperwork I filled out and submitted. We went back into the […]