About Stephanie

Hi, I’m Stephanie, mother to Max, a sweet, funny, and wonderful little boy. This is our journey.

Why I Waited to Tell the People Closest to Me About My Son’s Autism

By | 2017-01-10T14:57:56+00:00 November 13th, 2015|Categories: Parenting|Tags: , , , , |

I had my reasons for not sharing my son's diagnosis right away I’ve never been one to share the personal details of my life, I’m the opposite of an open book.  My privacy is sacred to me.  This was especially true after my son was diagnosed with ASD.  So when my husband [...]

The Truth Hurts

By | 2017-01-10T14:59:38+00:00 October 16th, 2015|Categories: Kids, Parenting|Tags: , , , |

The Truth Hurts Mark Twain once said:  “Children and fools always speak the truth…” Young children are curious and observant little creatures, they generally don’t have filters and yes, they can be very mean. But they often don’t know when they’re being hurtful. So when one of my son’s classmates saw me [...]