Being dumped always hurts, but it stings even more when the dumper is someone you once considered to be a good friend.
The holiday season is a joyful time of year for most people. However, this can be a very challenging and hectic time for us as parents.
Mind your own business... Why do I feel as though I constantly have to defend my life choices to others? Four years ago, shortly after my son’s autism diagnosis, my husband and I made a difficult decision, we wouldn’t have a second child. I come from a large family, I’m the eldest of [...]
Dear Miss N, By now school is in full swing. You’ve learned your student’s names and faces, you’re getting to know each of their likes and dislikes, and you’re still acquainting yourself with every child’s strengths and weaknesses, it takes time. Having said all of that, I’m fully aware that each of your students [...]
Parenting a child with autism doesn’t come with a manual or a set of instructions. We dive in headfirst and search for answers along the way.
7 tips and strategies on how to be more inclusive to individuals with autism spectrum disorder.
Seeing the Beauty in Autism It's easy to see the dark side of autism. The difficult behaviours, the meltdowns, the sensory overload, the seemingly never-ending sleepless nights, the feeling of social isolation and the many, many other demands that parenting a child with autism brings forth. Seeing the beauty in autism can be challenging when [...]