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I desperately need to close my eyes

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I’ve decided what I’m going to do as soon as the kids leave for their Grandparents. Considering that I’ve been up with both Elliott and Emmett all night long, sleep is on the menu for the rest of the day.  I’m so exhausted that I can’t see straight. As soon… Read more »







I give up

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After pushing myself to accomplish most of what I needed to get done, I finally gave in and laid down for about two hours.  I feel better having just woken up but I’m still getting sick.  On the positive side of things, Gavin just woke up from his nap and… Read more »







1 big problem we had with Gavin’s IVIG infusion today

1 big problem we had with Gavin’s IVIG infusion today

I mentioned in an earlier post that Gavin has some problems with his IVIG infusion this morning. It was actually more of a problem during his infusion and not really with the infusion itself.  Normally, he sits in the same place on the same couch and plays the same game… Read more »







3 things that have me very worried about my son

It’s been a long weekend for The Autism Dad family. The boys are struggling in the sleep department and subsequently, so am I.  I’ve been too tired to write as frequently as I like to. As my first post of the week, I want to make sure that bring you… Read more »







Today’s a very special day

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I wanted to share a something about why today is so special for our family. It was on this day back in 2000, that Gavin was born. Mr. Gavin is seventeen years old today and we are so blessed to have him in our lives. He’s come such a long… Read more »







I was absolutely horrified by what my son with #Autism told me today

Gavin shared something with us that came out of nowhere and caught us completely off guard. Gavin’s always talking about something and honestly it gets to the point where we have to filter him out at times.  The other day, Gavin was talking to me about the random things that he always… Read more »







Reflecting on this past weekend has taught me 3 things

The four day weekend is almost over and we have lived to tell the tail. 🙂 All joking aside, it seemed like a longer weekend than it actually was. The boys were the boys and that’s not a bad thing. They were all challenging at times but I have great… Read more »