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November 24, 2018

Sabotage

Sabotage-sab·o·tage verb deliberately destroy, damage, or obstruct (something), especially for political or military advantage. ‘Give Danny a daily dose of sabotage’ was advice given to me from my son’s occupational therapist years ago. Hearing that word didn’t make me feel all warm and fuzzy.  I feltthe exact opposite. Why on earth […]
November 7, 2018

Early Intervention is key

I love love LOVE being a mama.  Loving a child with autism can be rewarding, exhausting, confusing, emotional, wonderful and precious experience. I’m here to share with you my journey…. Start with TRUST & BELIEVING in yourself  – learning of our son’s diagnosis was a journey to say the least. We […]
October 29, 2018

IEP annual review

Seriously… Where do we find the time to prepare for this? I have reports and recommendations and doctor note and the list goes on and on and on! How do we as parents organize and feel confident in preparing for our meeting? I know I have everything ready to go […]
October 20, 2018

Enjoy each moment …

This picture sums it all up! Don’t be so negative- live life to the fullest and enjoy the heck out of it!!! When life hands you lemons…. squeeze the hell out of em!!! If you don’t.,,You blink and it’s over…. sending happy thoughts your way mamas out there! 💋
October 10, 2018

Box Tops… the hunt begins

Anyone out there have box tops to donate? We have raided the pantry over and over searching for these box tops. I think it’s a wonderful idea… But oh how I wish more companies participated in it! My poor pantry looks like a tornado has gone through it ripped the […]
October 4, 2018

It’s back!

It feels like every couple of months this happens… Danny will be doing awesome with his speech and then one morning he will wake up and he won’t be able to get a sentence out without having to repeat the first maybe two or three words over and over and […]
October 3, 2018

Crazy Hair Day

So today is Crazy Hair Day at school for Homecoming… as I take a breath and get myself prepared to convince Danny why it’s going to be ‘so cooooool’ to spike up his hair, my nanny walked in the door with her 2 boys and guess what! They had crazy […]
September 26, 2018

Fall is here! What jeans to buy?

I don’t know about you, but I am NOT a fan of colder weather. It’s not because I don’t like the cold, I prefer it to be honest. Its the unknown of which brand of jeans to buy my Danny. He prefers ‘comfy pants‘ which consist of: sweat pants, ‘swishy’ […]
September 4, 2018

The Hidden Disability…

I want to take a moment and recognize all us mamas who have a loved one that needs our care. I feel that sometimes society doesn’t recognize the invisible needs as much as they should. It can be confusing and overwhelming as a parent and/or guardian. Those looks we get […]
November 24, 2018

Sabotage

Sabotage-sab·o·tage verb deliberately destroy, damage, or obstruct (something), especially for political or military advantage. ‘Give Danny a daily dose of sabotage’ was advice given to me from my son’s occupational therapist years ago. Hearing that word didn’t make me feel all warm and fuzzy.  I feltthe exact opposite. Why on earth […]
November 7, 2018

Early Intervention is key

I love love LOVE being a mama.  Loving a child with autism can be rewarding, exhausting, confusing, emotional, wonderful and precious experience. I’m here to share with you my journey…. Start with TRUST & BELIEVING in yourself  – learning of our son’s diagnosis was a journey to say the least. We […]
October 29, 2018

IEP annual review

Seriously… Where do we find the time to prepare for this? I have reports and recommendations and doctor note and the list goes on and on and on! How do we as parents organize and feel confident in preparing for our meeting? I know I have everything ready to go […]
October 20, 2018

Enjoy each moment …

This picture sums it all up! Don’t be so negative- live life to the fullest and enjoy the heck out of it!!! When life hands you lemons…. squeeze the hell out of em!!! If you don’t.,,You blink and it’s over…. sending happy thoughts your way mamas out there! 💋
October 10, 2018

Box Tops… the hunt begins

Anyone out there have box tops to donate? We have raided the pantry over and over searching for these box tops. I think it’s a wonderful idea… But oh how I wish more companies participated in it! My poor pantry looks like a tornado has gone through it ripped the […]
October 4, 2018

It’s back!

It feels like every couple of months this happens… Danny will be doing awesome with his speech and then one morning he will wake up and he won’t be able to get a sentence out without having to repeat the first maybe two or three words over and over and […]
October 3, 2018

Crazy Hair Day

So today is Crazy Hair Day at school for Homecoming… as I take a breath and get myself prepared to convince Danny why it’s going to be ‘so cooooool’ to spike up his hair, my nanny walked in the door with her 2 boys and guess what! They had crazy […]
September 26, 2018

Fall is here! What jeans to buy?

I don’t know about you, but I am NOT a fan of colder weather. It’s not because I don’t like the cold, I prefer it to be honest. Its the unknown of which brand of jeans to buy my Danny. He prefers ‘comfy pants‘ which consist of: sweat pants, ‘swishy’ […]
September 4, 2018

The Hidden Disability…

I want to take a moment and recognize all us mamas who have a loved one that needs our care. I feel that sometimes society doesn’t recognize the invisible needs as much as they should. It can be confusing and overwhelming as a parent and/or guardian. Those looks we get […]