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Talking to Your Kids About Autism: What You Need to Know

If you’re a parent, chances are you’ve already had or will be having difficult conversations with your kids. It’s part of being a parent, and we all go through this, especially if we’re parenting to kid with autism.. What happens when it’s time to talk to your kids about autism? How do you even begin …

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Quick Take Bonus: How to talk to your kids about autism (feat. Rose Hughes)

This is a Quick Take Bonus Episode answering a listener’s question: “How do I talk to my kids about autism?” To grab the full episode, and listen to the entire conversation, click here. My friend Rose joins me today to help parents navigate this challenging situation. Rose just happens to be autistic and has a …

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You can’t give what you don’t have

Selfcare is so important for everyone, but especially for parents. When you’re a parent, it’s easy to get caught up in the day-to-day of taking care of your kids and forget to take care of yourself. But if you don’t make time for selfcare, you won’t have anything left to give to your kids. You …

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It’s a process

This journey through life has taken us to some dark places. I want you to know that there is light on the other side. Here’s some of our story and why you shoukd never give up.

Major Life Progress

So much has happened over the last couple of weeks, and blog posts haven’t been one of them. lol I feel like my life is coming together, and while it’s taken some time to get here, I’ve finally arrived. I wanted to share a few things and get everyone caught up. Once again, I’m going …

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A conversation with Sarah Kimmel from Family Tech

I just had a great conversation with Sarah Kimmel from Family Tech about technology that benefits the special needs community. Sarah does a great job of educating the masses on all things tech, how to best utilize it, and how to keep our kids safe. This was a really cool conversation and I’m sure it’s …

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Building Forward

Update: Totally forgot to publish this after writing. Better late than never. ☺ This is going to be a great week. Work is going well, and I’ve been able to start connecting to some local organizations that seem pretty amazing. One of my goals this year was to expand into my local community, and I’m …

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I haven’t done this in forever but that needs to change

Yesterday I did something I haven’t done in a long time. I went for a hike without my kids. I’m not sure why I don’t do this more often. I do like time to myself, and I love being out in nature. Seems like I would be doing this every chance I get. Who knows. …

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