Tag: Rob Gorski

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… Read more »

#Autism 101: Understanding Meltdows

Do you know the difference between an Autism related Meltdown and a tantrum? If you said no, you’re probably not alone. Meltdowns are easily one of the most misunderstood facets of Autism and I’m going to help you better understand. When you’re done, please help me share it so I… Read more »

(Poll) Is your child with #Autism verbal or non-verbal?

I want to gauge how many of your loved ones with Autism are verbal vs non-verbal. My hope is to help people connect with others who are dealing with similar challenges. Please feel free to share your story in the comments below. This is not meant to infer that one is more… Read more »

Sweet picture from our July 5th adventures

I know these are a couple of days late but I wanted to share them anyway. On July 5th, one of my focuses was wearing my kids out, by keeping them busy all day long. It was dark from a perfect day but while Lizze was in class, I took… Read more »

(Poll) Has being an #Autism parent had an impact on your physical or emotional health?

Today’s Autism Poll asks a very important question, has being an Autism parent had an impact on your physical or emotional health? Before answering this question, it’s important to that this isn’t a reflection on your child. We are simply talking about the long-term impact of stress. It’s a fact… Read more »

(Poll) What do you do when you get a break from your child with #Autism?

Lizze and I have a nice little break today. Her Mom came and picked up the boys for the day. I think they might be going swimming or something. 🙂 I have no idea what Lizze and I are going to do. We’re both leaning towards sleep, but then it… Read more »

Father’s Day is more than just ties and cookouts

First of all, Happy Father’s Day to all the Dad’s out there, pulling their weight and actively involved in their kids lives. I also want to say Happy Father’s Day to all the single Mom’s out there pulling double duty and filling the role of both parents. I have nothing but respect… Read more »

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