Category: Inspirational Posts



Are you struggling with #Depression tonight? I know I am.

First of all, Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays. I truly wish all of you the absolute, very best. Now on to something a bit more serious. If you follow me on Twitter, you may have seen that I’ve been talking about depression quite a bit lately. There are a few… Read more »



How #Depression is impacting my life right now

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I’m struggling with depression at the moment but I want to be open about my struggle.



I finally conquered a paralyzing fear I’ve had for nearly 25 years

Yesterday was a bit more challenging than is usually the case. I was pretty much non-stop until the kids went to bed. I suppose it’s non-stop on most days until the kids go to bed but sometimes I can chillout for a little while in between whatever. The big moment… Read more »



This isn’t pretty or positive but it’s the truth and that has to count for something

I’m not sharing this because I want people to feel sorry for me. I trying to provide context and perspective for my readers.



A few reasons why I think the word “normal” gets a bad rap and why needing feel normal is okay

In those moments, we’re not worried about appointments, money, meds, meltdowns or anything else related to being an Autism and Special Needs parent.



How the kids having a rough morning can be viewed in a positive light by #Autism parents

The boys got off to school with relative ease. It’s important to understand the relative ease part means that all things considered, it could have been worse. Frankly, any morning we can walk away from in one piece is victory. I wanted to take a minute and help provide some… Read more »