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 […]

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 […]

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 […]