Parenting

When Your Child With Autism Starts School

Enrolling your autistic child in school is so much different than your general education kiddo. You’ll enter a whole new world of teachers, therapist and acronyms. When my daughter started school I felt like I had just entered a foreign county. There were new people and all kinds of terms I had never heard before. […]

Parenting

25 Things You’ve Learned If Your Kids Are Close In Age

We still laugh about the day my husband arrived to pick me up from the hospital after I had my youngest. Our two toddlers were 20 months old and while we waited for discharge paperwork they entertained themselves by pushing my wheelchair into every object in my hospital room. As they steered it recklessly through […]

Parenting

Yup. We Bought A Pet Pig For Our Anxious Daughter.

It’s amazing what we do for our kids. I never thought we’d even have a dog and here I am telling you about our experience with a pet pig. A while back we discovered that our very nervous, very anxious little girl transformed into a new child when she was around animals. Not so much […]