autism

Questions

By |October 16th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

I am speaking to parents of special needs children/adults.

To the parents who are with their kids and pretty much your life revolves around their care.

To the parents who often wonder what will happen when the day comes and you pass on.

Since my momma’s passing, my bio father’s passing and well my brother too […]

Title? Think I forgot it too…

By |October 14th, 2019|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 |October 7th, 2019|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.

Trick or Treat

By |October 7th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

Trick or treating with children can be tricky at times even when they don’t have any special needs. Doing it in this day and age carries more weight than when we (myself) were growing up.

I saw this on Instagram this morning and thought I would share. So if you know anyone that could […]

Flashback Friday 

By |September 17th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

This was in August of 2013 after my son had surgery on his face,jaw,etc…
This was my mom and my stepfather walking with him down the hallway at UNC hospital in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
My momma was always, and I stress always lol spoiling him. But I guess that’s what grandmother’s do.
I remember my grandmother, […]

Originally posted 2018-03-10 12:22:52.

Sometimes for hours

By |September 17th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

Yes, he can vaccum sometimes for hours
Anybody else feel my pain?
What things can your individual with autism do for hours like this?

Keep Your Child Safe with NEW Silicone ID Bracelets at Mabel’s Labels

Originally posted 2018-11-08 16:24:51.

Benefits of a Weighted Blanket

By |September 15th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

You’ve probably heard the term “weighted blanket” many times and might have thought, “it’s just a heavy blanket, right?”. Though you wouldn’t be wrong, as weighted blankets do indeed have a weight to them,  they are far more than simply a heavier option to cover up with. Studies show that weighted blankets can be beneficial for […]

The Power Of A Mother’s Love For Her Disabled Child

By |September 9th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

The Power Of A Mother’s Love For Her Disabled Child: Animated Short “Ian” Is Changing Perceptions About Disabilities

When Sheila Graschinsky saw how children treated her disabled son she became inspired to change perceptions about those with disabilities. Her son, Ian, can only talk with the help of a machine and was teased […]

Simplicity is overrated, isnt it?

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

It’s now 2016. Who would have ever thought we’d see these days come and not be in flying cars like the Jetson’s cartoons. It seemed so doable back them and to now look back on just how far we haven’t come, it makes one wonder just what our future really holds.

Time went so fast […]

Originally posted 2016-01-08 22:58:17.

Ever been so tired you just can’t sleep?

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

I don’t give up easily but here lately I’m testing those waters. I’m not really a drinker per say, even though I am of Irish descent. I wonder what happened to that part of me, who fights a good fight til the end like an Irishman, so stubborn. But between having to keep one […]

Originally posted 2015-10-14 17:51:15.

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