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One of the most important #parenting lessons I’ve learned so far

One of the most important parenting lessons I’ve learned so far  In dealing with my kids over the years, I’ve learned quite a few things. Some are pretty simple and others are more profound.   As much as I think I’m teaching my kids, the truth is that my kids are teaching me as much …

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#Autism and a new school year 

No one wanted to get up this morning. Elliott doesn’t want to go to school anymore and I’ll explain that later on. Emmett was pretty much super grumpy.  That being said, they did pull it together and we are essentially ready a full 20 minutes before we have to leave. 👍 I know this kinda …

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One of the ways #Autism is challenging in everyday life 

One of the more challenging aspects of being a special needs parent to three boys with Autism, is meal times.  I haven’t been able to get Emmett to eat much lately.   It’s really frustrating for me because I want my son to eat and it breaks my heart to know that sometimes, despite my …

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#Autism and #anxiety are kicking my butt today 

Anxiety often goes hand and hand with Autism. My kids on the spectrum are no exception and struggle with anxiety almost every single day.  As a parent, this can really take its toll after awhile because it’s a constant game or putting out fires.  For the last few hours, Elliott has been struggling because he’s …

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