autism spectrum disorder

Fav foods…

By |February 6th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

This kid of mine ❤’s his burritos. Anyone else’s autistic child or autistic adult have a massive love for burritos? He got a California burrito – my husband says because he saw it had french fries in the description. His main menu consists of hot dogs, burritos, more hot dogs more burritos…
I mean he […]

Autism and what it is in my home

By |January 30th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

I recently watched the movie Rainman with Tom Cruise and Dustin Hoffman. I believe this was the first of its kind to show autism on this platform. It showed just how many people even those in the medical field were not aware of it and how much we didn’t know. As I watched it […]

Originally posted 2014-09-05 15:12:24.

Title? Think I forgot it too…

By |November 9th, 2018|Family|1 Comment

Through my years I have gone through things, done things, put myself in situations I shouldn’t have, gone places I shouldn’t have, yet some things I wish I could speak on. There are some things I honestly want to talk about but I can’t. I am pretty sure there are some of you reading […]

Originally posted 2016-08-03 20:48:44.

The fine line between autism and honesty

By |November 9th, 2018|Family|0 Comments

Autism…

A huge broad term with a lot of variations.

I have always wondered if it was just Dusty or do others have the same issues with their autistic child?

Dusty has gotten to the point where he will lie about the simplest of things.  It is odd when you have someone who has the cognitive and […]

Originally posted 2016-05-30 19:18:54.

June 8 2014

By |August 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

It is Sunday morning here in the Carter home. Daughter volunteered at a disabled/special needs baseball game on Saturday and well the rest of us were at home. We took the opportunity to literally do nothing. But that also means since nothing was done yesterday it has to be done today. Bad thing is […]

Originally posted 2014-06-08 17:29:26.

Stuck in limbo status

By |August 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Finally! I have someone going to bat for me. Thank Goodness because this is getting so frustrating. Plus when you get bills for $1900.00 for a hospital visit that resulted in nothing for you it gets even more frustrating. One of them has already gone into collections but what do you do? They call […]

Originally posted 2014-06-03 13:47:39.

You ask a child on the autism spectrum to…

By |June 15th, 2018|Family|0 Comments

When You Ask a Child on the Autism Spectrum to Stop What He or She Is Doing

 

 

 

 

 

 

Originally posted 2017-09-14 15:22:54.

Recognizing signs of child’s anxiety

By |June 15th, 2018|Family|0 Comments

Learning to Recognize the Inner Anxiety of My Son on the Autism Spectrum

Originally posted 2017-08-19 14:39:16.

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