Unschooling and Autism

Wanna know a secret? I’ve been staring at a blank screen off and on since around 10 this morning, trying to decide what to write. I felt anxious about writing this post in particular. Unschooling and Autism in the same sentence?! Should I turn in my Unschoolers card now? I’m joking – sorta. I kept […]

Siblings and Autism

I’m sitting here on the couch, with my favorite chocolate-brown blanket and my laptop. I’ve been thinking about this post off and on for days….I was hoping to sit here and share my wisdom on parenting the siblings of a child with Autism, but , I don’t want to come across as a guru because I […]

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 […]

Process For Getting An Autism Diagnosis

If you’ve been a regular reader of my blog then you know that Autism was never on my radar. I knew something was going on with my oldest but I wasn’t exactly sure what it could be, and that is what prompted me to seek out a diagnosis. I’m speaking from the point of view […]