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What Autism Is – The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly

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When you do a search for “autism” or “what is autism”, you get websites that will provide you with a sweet, scientific definition. It will tell you that it is a “complex developmental disability”, or a “brain-based disorder.” These definitions are a nice stepping stone for understanding what autism is, but they . . . → Read More: What Autism Is – The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly

Overnight Summer Camp and Kidecals Review

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My daughter has finished her one week overnight summer camp in GA, and is now in SC with my parents. They are having a great time at Devil’s Fork State Park. I used my daughter’s camping trip to do a complete review of labels from kidecals.com. They had sent me a request . . . → Read More: Overnight Summer Camp and Kidecals Review

My Son’s Little Quarks That I Love

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I noticed something yesterday that got me thinking about all the little quarks my son has. Specifically, the quarks that I love. I was getting together his whites to put into the laundry machine, and I noticed how he separates them. I knew, and appreciated, the fact that he separates his colors . . . → Read More: My Son’s Little Quarks That I Love

Summer Camp and Knee Injury

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I’ve been busy over the last two weeks. I had a lot to do to get my daughter ready for summer camp. She left today for a one week, overnight camping trip with American Heritage Girls. One of the other mothers in the troop is taking her to the camp, with her . . . → Read More: Summer Camp and Knee Injury

Visiting The NC Zoo Over The Weekend

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We took a day, over the weekend, to visit the NC Zoo. It was a beautiful day. The weather was perfect. We spent 4 hours walking around the zoo. My kids had a great time looking at all of the animals. I’m glad we decided to that, after everything that is going on now. . . . → Read More: Visiting The NC Zoo Over The Weekend

Cyst Check Ends In Surgery

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Yesterday, my son had to go and get checked to see if his cyst has returned. They had to put him under to do this. I was expecting it to go alright. I was sure that the cyst would not return. I was wrong. It had returned, and the doctor surgically removed . . . → Read More: Cyst Check Ends In Surgery

Another Year and Another IEP

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This year has gone by so fast. Yesterday, I had another IEP meeting for my son. He’s 15 now, and the focus is completely different on what his goals should be. We are now looking at having his IEP goals geared towards life skills. He is still getting his general academics in . . . → Read More: Another Year and Another IEP

Chuck E. Cheese’s For Autism Awareness Month

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There are a few places that everyone in my family likes to go. One of those places is Chuck E. Cheese. When I was offered two family passes to visit a location near me, and write about it for Autism Awareness Month, I immediately agreed. To make the experience the best for . . . → Read More: Chuck E. Cheese’s For Autism Awareness Month

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