Category: Elliott



I’m frustrated, heartbroken and unable to sleep

Life has been getting in the way of writing lately and that’s frustrating. This is a major outlet for me and when it’s impeded, I tend to struggle a bit more. My intention with this post is to play catch-up. I think the last time I wrote anything significant was… Read more »



I’m not a quitter but I wonder how long I can keep this up

We had a really rough night with Elliott. He’s struggling a great deal emotionally and I don’t know how to reach him. He’s so angry, hurt and scattered but we aren’t sure why because much of what he is upset about, never happened. His perception is often inaccurate and there… Read more »



We’re laying my Grandfather to rest this morning and this is what we’re doing with the kids

It’s going to be a rough day. My Grandfather’s funeral is this morning and it’s about an hour away. Calling hours will immediately be followed by the funeral. It’s all in one day and I guess that’s a thing now. Honestly, it’s better this way because it makes it easier… Read more »



Today’s #Autism parenting journey in pictures

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Today was a mixed bag of really awesome, really frustrating and a bit of whatever fell in between. Overall, we made some amazing memories today. We ended up having to go through some shit to make them but that’s all part of the journey, right? Of course it is… I… Read more »



I forgot to update you on Elliott’s appointment

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It’s been a pretty great morning thus far. After the long week had by the boys and I, everyone woke up with minimal effort. ☺ Elliott seems to be doing better and that’s a big deal. Oh shit! That reminds me, I forgot to explain what happened at Elliott’s appointment,… Read more »



Poor Emmett’s in so much pain tonight

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The results of Elliott’s Whooping Cough test and why Emmett’s really struggling tonight.



There’s good news and bad news

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What may end up being best is to give them the long break to recover but also go and get some of their makeup work.


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