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3 tips guaranteed to make you a better #Autism parent

Are you new to Autism Parenting? Here are 3 tips that will help you become the best #Autism Parent you can be.

Gavin forgot something and it’s worrisome

Gavin had his Friday IVIG infusion this morning. Thankfully, the process went on without any hiccups and he actually did a much better job of putting things together. There has been some concern because he hasn’t been able to properly set things up and perform his own infusions lately. Doing a better job today has …

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Our evening was interrupted by rounds of gunfire

We’re going into Sunday on an unpleasant note Lizze and I were watching Netflix tonight, trying to relax after another long day of being Autism parents. About halfway through the new movie Extinction, we heard several rounds of gunfire. Unfortunately, the gunfire wasn’t coming from our TV, it was coming from outside our window. This is always concerning …

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Ingenious Gifts For #Autistic Kids

This is a contributed post and therefore doesn’t necessarily reflect the views and opinions of this blog or its author. Buying gifts for children can be difficult. Thankfully, when it’s your own kids’ birthdays, at least you will have a better idea of the kinds of things they are into and will love to unwrap. …

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Thank you Wishes Can Happen and the @AkronZoo for an amazing day

I wanted to take a minute and thank Wishes Can Happen and the Akron Zoo for a fantastic day. Wishes Can Happen sponsored today’s trip for us and many other previous wish families. We got to visit the local zoo, meet other families who have been touched by Wishes Can Happen and have an amazing lunch. We all …

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Documenting Your Family Life Can Be A Real Adventure

This is a contributed post and therefore may not reflect the views of this blog or its author.  If you learn anything from this blog, it should be how families are absolutely nothing without love, and despite the challenges that might be present in your personal home situation you can always overcome them, or at …

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What the hell is Common Variable Immunodeficiency?

With all the recent talk surrounding Gavin’s immunological issues, I thought I would put something together that would help to educate those among us who may not know what CVID is or what it means to be diagnosed with it. Here’s a quick 5-minute rundown or what Common Variable Immunodeficiency is and who it impacts Gavin.

There’s only 1 thing on the agenda for this weekend but it’s causing stress

The boys are headed to the Zoo today with their grandparents. Lizze and I will have at least part of the day to ourselves. We don’t really have anything to do or anywhere to go besides the grocery store and that will be a pretty short trip. Regardless of how short that trip will be, …

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