I love finding inspirational stories of autistic children. As difficult as it can be to raise a child with autism, there are a lot of moments of joy. This 6 year old autistic boy visits an animal shelter once a week, and reads to the dogs. I loved watching this video, and hope you . . . → Read More: Autism Boy Reads To Dogs
My son is now 17 years old. I can hardly believe it. Time has gone by so quickly. I’ve been doing some research on what is required to be appointed his guardian once he turns 18. It varies, not only by state, but also by county and city. I found out that . . . → Read More: Autism Child Transitioning To Adulthood
Some times it can be difficult dealing with a child with ADHD, but as a mother of one, I would not change it for the world. Last night we went to Mcdonalds for dinner, and my son was giving me a very hard time. I had this lady come up behind me . . . → Read More: ADHD Child and Stranger’s Reaction
(Press Release)MADISON, Wis. — At the age of 9, Xavier Hansen already has it figured out. Someday, he is going to be the boss.
“He has great aspirations to make things,” says his mom, Gail. “His goals are to own a movie theater. He wants to be in charge. If he . . . → Read More: Effect of Video Games on Autism Symptoms
I had my daughter home with me yesterday, with a stomach bug. I wasn’t feeling good during the day. Tired and sluggish. By the time my husband got home from work, my stomach was upset, and my head was hurting. I was also really tired. I went straight to bed when he . . . → Read More: Taking A Sick Day and Husband Gets Mad
I’m up late tonight. I can’t get my mind to shut down, so I decided to try putting all my thoughts into a blog post. I’ve had a few nights over the last few weeks, of having trouble sleeping. My main worry, however, isn’t those few nights. My main concern is that I’ve been . . . → Read More: Having Trouble Sleeping and Venting
My grandmother doesn’t call that often. She’s like me, doesn’t care for talking on the phone. That’s why I love it when she does call me. It really makes my day. Last week, she called me and asked what I was doing on a certain date. I replied with the first answer that popped . . . → Read More: Called To Grandma’s House