Category Archives: You

Bereshit-In the Beginning God Turned on the Light

In the beginning God created heaven and earth. The Earth was void and without form and darkness was on the face of the Earth God’s spirit moved upon the waters God said let there be light and there was light … Continue reading

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Family is Defined By Love

I find that one of the hardest things to deal with when you are parenting an autistic child is the attitude of those that you feel are supposed to have your back. Yep I mean the blood-family that you grew … Continue reading

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Autism & Alleluias by Kathleen Deyer Bolduc: A Short Review

Autism & Alleluias  is a lovely read about a mother’s search for spiritual guidance in helping her autistic son. She details varied situations and how calling upon her faith had helped her in her pursuit of inner peace. She talks about … Continue reading

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Tired of Being Tired

I have decided that I am tired of being tired. It’s not even that bone aching tired that you remember from parenting an infant. I would not even call it sleep deprived, even though as parents of autistic children we … Continue reading

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Kindergartener Day to Senior IEP: Bring Tissues

Monday is HSB’s IEP meeting. Before vacation his case manager called and asked me to think about some goals that I would want for him for next year. I talked to hubby about it and we basically came up with … Continue reading

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Join Us @TheCoffeeKlatch

I have written before about using the internet to find and make connections in your world. I have found that social media is a terrific outlet for parents of special needs children. While I sat alone for most of my … Continue reading

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Don’t Yell Just Embrace Your Inner Bitch

We have all heard the stories. That mother who screams and yells at their child’s IEP meeting.  The one who every professional talks about, that ”crazy” mother who just won’t listen when they talk about her child. Yeah, that “crazy” … Continue reading

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