Have you ever gone off the deep end on your kids? You blew a gasket and then regretted it later? I've been there and completely understand that every mother has her days... When my middle child, Devyn, was sixteen and had just passed his G1 license (beginners) he and I were out practicing his new … [Read more...] about Spilled Milk Spankings
I hold the world record for destroying an Ipad faster than anyone else. I wish I could tell you I had an incredible story to go with it... We wanted to buy Kyle a communication device and also a way to play his own music whenever he chose. About ten years ago, Ipads seemed to me making … [Read more...] about Autism and the Incredible Flying Music Machine.
As quickly as the good spell came the last few weeks, it had also disappeared. Kyle spent a week close to home as his anxiety escalated again during the half moon cycle. Autism is like a fish pond at a carnival, you never know what you'll get on the end of your stick. Vance stayed here one morning … [Read more...] about Beware of the Bear!
Your marriage may not look like mine, and I know mine certainly doesn't look like yours. I am married to my husband Vance, but I am also married to autism. My days are planned around autism and what it is serving up on that day. Over the 27 years, I've been married to autism, every day is different … [Read more...] about Surviving Our Double Marriage
When my family approached me asking if I’d like a celebration with friends and family for my Beauty from Ashes book release, I said yes! A few days later the idea came to my mind that we could make the night about celebrating people with special needs and making them feel valued instead of just … [Read more...] about Red Carpet Comedy (True Story)
It's been a crazy few months since I last wrote an update on my blog. During that time : * Beauty from Ashes was released on Amazon and also in a local store, Scripture Gift and Book Store, on Queen St. *We had two different TV companies come into our home and film: CTV and Shaw TV. I also did … [Read more...] about Whirlwind of Wonder.