Here’s what happened this past week

It’s been a couple of days and the truth is, I’m just overwhelmed right now. The kids are a handful lately and after almost 270 days of our avoiding COVID journey, I think that is to be expected. Just because it’s expected or understandable, doesn’t mean it’s easy. We had a relatively quiet Thanksgiving and …

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Helping my son learn to forgive

I had a very challenging morning with my youngest. He’s a ball of rage and pain and fear and anger. He got into it with his brothers this morning and just exploded. This isn’t who he is but rather how he reacts to all the feelings he keeps locked inside. Yes, Mightier helps him manage …

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Prolong the life of your sunglasses with these maintenance tips

Did you know that you should be wearing your sunglasses all year round? Even in the cold, plummeting temperatures of winter, your eyes are still at risk from harmful UV rays and sun damage. So, now that you’re going to be using your eyewear more often, you need to know how to take care of …

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Moving Abroad With Autistic Kids: A Fool-Proof Guide

Moving abroad with kids that have autism may sound like an impossible challenge. The good news is that it is possible. You can even make things go more smoothly by following the tips below.  Picture sourced at Pixabay – License CC0 Be 100% sure and certain about the move.  When you have kids with autism, …

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It’s Monday for anyone losing track of the days

Generally speaking, Monday and I don’t get along. We’ve been doing this same song and dance for my entire adult life. I feel like Monday tends to shit all over me and that sucks. Typically, I don’t even bring it up because Monday will simply reply with fuck you, I missed a spot. It’s been …

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Fingers crossed that I sleep tonight

You know what? It’s actually been a pretty good day. Obviously, it wasn’t perfect or stress free but I don’t think those days even exist. I feel like we made some progress around the house and for the most part, the kids got along with each other. I’m always grateful for that and it helps …

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