Great wave. 💙

We are in a great wave right now. The monkey has been doing amazing. His bus arrives at our home at 6:30 am. We wake him up at 5:45 and he right away gets in the shower and comes out so happy. I remember when I used to have to tackle him, wrap him up…

Juggling 💔

Juggling world’s expectations vs actual capabilities, pretty tough to do. 😊 Photo credit: Parenting ADHD & Autism  

The cure for autism.

The cure for autism. 💙âĪïļ Photo credit: Autism Spectrum Disorder, through my eyes.  

I read my monkey’s teacher’s note and it just baffles my mind. First, he knows he has the option of taking a break by taking a walk. And second, he knows how to ask for the walk when he’s stressed. I’m in awe right now but also, so proud of my son. Little steps for…

The Fine Line of Hope

The Fine Line of Hope- perfectly described. âĪïļðŸ’”💙 Photo credit: Finding Cooper’s Voice  

Be grateful.

The monkey came over to our bed at 4 am, wide awake. He just wanted to be hugged and to cuddle. After about an hour my husband took over and took him downstairs. The monkey kept hugging him and then he started to sing. And even though we are both a little sleep deprived, we…

We’ve come a long way.

The monkey has days where he still struggles going to P.E. It’s a hit or miss. Last week wakling to P.E. he scratched one of his classmates, & his classmates scratched him back. And other days he does great. Unlike last year where his class had different disabilities, this class is only for kids with…

I Am An Autism Mom âĪïļ

And then we have great days. âĪïļ Yesterday’s note from teacher: “Good afternoon, he had a good day. Transitioning to P.E. went smoothly. He was being silly and kept hugging friends in the afternoon and would laugh. He did well during work with teacher in the morning and in the afternoon. I hope he has…