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I went to bed feeling like I was a decent Dad last night

I’m really trying to push through all this shit today. Sometimes I feel like I’m doing okay and other times I feel like I’m broken. I’ve been really focused on work lately because I’m getting slammed, which is good but it’s also painfully obvious that I’m a one man operation. My goal right now is …

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I asked my kids to take pictures while hiking and this is what I got

I took the kids hiking tonight. It was our first hike of the summer and we kept it simple. Something that I enjoy doing is asking the kids to take pictures with their photos while we’re exploring. Elliott and Emmett are very interested in photography and I’m trying to foster that a bit. Gavin has …

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I’m 43 years old, and finished my first round of #ADHD testing

The other day, I received a phone call from my psychologist. There had been a cancelation and he was hoping I would come in a week early to get started on my ADHD evaluation. I had to clear my afternoon schedule but I jumped at the opportunity to get this process started. I’ve been waiting …

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I’m just gonna leave this here

I’m exhausted and I’m leaving super early so I can get home to my loved ones. I’ll be sharing all about my trip after I settle back in and catch my breath. I just wanted give you some idea of how today went. I can’t wait for this episode to come out. Be sure to …

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Feeling Grateful

I’m physically and emotionally getting ready for my big trip and I realized a few things. I’m going to be gone for five days and I’ve never been away from my kids for that long. I’ve never gone on a solo trip before and I’ve never been alone for more than a day or two. …

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zPods is helping #autistic kids sleep better

One of the most common questions I get from the parents of autistic kids, has to do with sleep or lack there of it. Autistic kids can struggle with sleep for a million different reasons and it’s very common. Parents often find themselves sleep deprived and struggling. I can speak from personal experience in regards …

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Why is my #autistic toddler becoming more aggressive?

Because you asked: “Why is my autistic toddler becoming more aggressive?” You’re mileage may vary on this one but thisade me think of my experience with my youngest and I hope this can help someone out there. Like and follow for more 👍 Transcribed for accessibility ☺️ ♥️ “Okay. So I’ve got this question on …

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Don’t take these things for granted

As far as Mondays are concerned, it’s been a good one. Elliott’s in Spring break but Emmett isn’t. That’s super annoying but whatever. Emmett has his break in a month. I had a really insightful conversation today over lunch. You’re never too old to learn new things or see stuff from a different perspective. So …

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