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What it’s like to be on #COVID19 lockdown with 3 #Autistic kids, 1 being #immunocompromised

We’ve had an interesting fourth day of lockdown. For the most part, the kids are doing well. Everyone is healthy and in relatively good spirits. Thank God. I thought I would share a bit of insight into what it’s like to be a single Dad on lockdown, with three Autistic kids and one at very …

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Trying to survive a pandemic isn’t helping my battle with #Depression, like at all

I started writing this last night but thankfully, fell asleep before I could publish it. Trying not to panic is one of my main goals as we hunker down and wait out the pandemic. Tonight, however, I feel scared and alone. I know this is going to sound weird, but I spent a great deal …

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UPDATE: How my #Autism family is surviving our #COVID19 lockdown (4/16/2020)

Here’s an update on how my Autism and Special Needs family is managing on lockdown during the COVID19 pandemic. I wanted to provide you with a list of reliable sources for information regarding COVID19. Facts, science medicine and accurate, truthful information matter now more than ever. These are a few of the people and places …

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Social Distancing Is Difficult But Necessary

We woke up to a dead fish in our aquarium this morning. The kids were very sad to find it belly up, after having for so many years now. I think having any fish for a few years is actually pretty notable. The aquarium received a thorough cleaning. We discovered that the water heater was …

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Special Episode: #COVID19 Pandemic Message and Update 3/14/2020

I’ve been getting a lot of questions in regards to how I’m managing my household as the COVID19 pandemic worsens. I thought it would be better to do it this way and hopefully this helps someone. I’m NOT an expert and I hate giving advice but what I’m going to do is share a little …

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I have few ideas

Everyone needs a distraction from the reality that every single human being has found themselves in right now. Things are getting scary and they’re going to get worse before they get better. At least that what the experts say. It really is scary and as I’m writing, my brain is playing out a thousand different …

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We survived our 1st day of lockdown

Today was our first offical day of lockdown. More cases of COVID19 are popping up around us and we need be very, very careful, especially for Gavin’s sake. Today has proven to be very challenging. The kids were pretty wound up and understandably so. Unfortunately, that’s driving me a bit crazy and by a bit …

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Just a quick update

Everyone is going a little stir crazy right now. We’ve had the flu in our house for the last week or so and haven’t really left the house. Now we’re looking at the more and more cases popping up in Ohio, so we have no plans to venture anywhere for the time being. Elliott and …

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