My Son.

I love being a dad. It has been the greatest role of my life. When our daughter was growing up, she is 19 now, she was introduced to in-line hockey and it became one of the best years of my life. We would spend countless hours together in the skating rink and I loved every…

Expectations.

I have been getting some questions on my son’s shoe situation. He’s been doing great. It seemed changing them while he sleeps is the key. He still wakes up stomping his feet. We think it’s his way getting used to them. But after a while he simply accepts the change, along with the change that…

Veil of Autism.

“In pursuit of the secret world of a child lost behind the invisible veil of autism.”❤️💙 Photo credit: Autism Treatment Center of America

The tennis shoes.

The monkey is very set on his way. As most people on the spectrum understand, he likes routines and doesn’t appreciate change. We bought him these tennis a while back and he loves them. As you can tell, they are old and ugly. I haven’t been able to find the same type of shoes that…

The dentist visit.

The monkey had a dentist appointment this past Friday. Our appointment was at 6:30 am. My husband scheduled it that early thinking we would be in and out. Hopefully there would not be too many people there yet and it won’t be as tough for the monkey. When we arrived the monkey knew something was…

The Doughnut

My daughter decided to buy doughnuts this morning. The monkey likes chocolate sprinkle doughnuts so she made sure to get some of those. She asked for a cherry filled sugar doughnut for herself. The monkey keeps staring at her doughnut. I’m not sure why. She picked up her doughnut and brought it over to the…

Perfect moments.

Post from the hubby: Bella, our golden-retriever, has been a great dog to us. She was about 4 years old when our monkey came along. We have so many pictures of them together through-out the years, it is quite adorable. However, she is now older, and her age is beginning to become a factor with…

Happy New Years!

Wishing all of our Autism family and friends a very happy new year! 🎉🎊🎈