Category: Emmett John



This is a really big day for my youngest

This is a big week for us. Emmett is slated to return to school for 3 hours a day. He’s nervous but he’s also excited at the same time. We’ve been talking about it this weekend and he seems resolved to make this happen. I’m praying it goes well with because he has needs to …

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One of the challenges I face as an #Autism Dad

I’m so fucking tired and I’m going to make this quick. Emmett’s eye appointment went well. He needs new glasses, which have already been ordered. The spots in his vision don’t seem to have a physical cause and at this point, are not something to worry about. We do need to keep an eye on …

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Back at @AkronChildrens Hospital again today

It’s been a crazy busy morning. Elliott never fell asleep and Emmett was up on and off throughout the night as well. Both boys made it to school today but Elliott was in an awful mood. Emmett was only there for a short time cause as soon as I was done walking, I needed to …

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One step closer

Part of preparing for our upcoming trip is getting Ruby ready to be boarded. In order to do that, she needed a check up and a vaccine for kennel cough. Emmett was with me at this point and we took Ruby to the vet together. He was a big help and Ruby did awesome. She …

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Welcome to the f*cking brink of insanity

I’m getting very close to the end of my rope today and teetering on the brink of insanity. My kids are amazing and I love the completely. They are, however, struggling a great deal and it’s impacting every aspect of our lives. Elliott has been in a horrible mood, all day long. He’s being mean …

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This kids inspires me every single day

A rough night lead to a challenging morning but all was not lost. Emmett had nightmares all night long. They were particularly cruel and unrelenting this time. To make matters worse, he woke up around 5:30 AM with a nose bleed. By the time the alarm went off, he was pretty much on the verge …

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