Perhaps you’ve never heard of a don’t-do’s-list. While to-do’s list has its place, and I don’t mean the kind where you write something on the to-list just so you can cross it off (anyone else?), but in the way that it is intended to be used. My personal belief is that a don’t dos list, […]

Simple Living

May 23, 2019

Why Every Mom Needs A Don’t Do’s List


Being a mom means you’re constantly being bombarded with decisions that need to be made, especially when it involves the care of your differently abled little one. How can you discern if you’re making the “right” decision? How can you make decisions quickly, without allowing it to follow you for days or weeks on end?

Autism Mom, Simple Living

May 16, 2019

How to Make Better Decisions as a Special Needs Mom


If you’re here, chances are you probably have an extraordinary woman in your life who is a special needs mom. In order to help you on your quest to find the perfect gift for Mother’s Day, I asked several special needs moms to share what they’d love for Mother’s Day.

Autism Mom

May 4, 2019

The Perfect Mother’s Day Gift for the Special Needs Mom


When we give our time to something, we have less energy for something else. here are some things I do every week that gives me back more time for the things, and people who matter most.

Simple Living

April 29, 2019

The Best Tips to Save Time & Money (For Special Needs Families)


True acceptance means to understand and build relationships with those on the Autism Spectrum. While yes, you can learn about Autism from a textbook written by Autism professionals, or from all the posts you see on Facebook, but, what if you can see things from the perspective of those who are actually Autistic?

Advocacy, Therapy Team

April 2, 2019

How to Spread Autism Awareness (and support individuals on the Spectrum)


Being the special needs mom of two, it can be a daily struggle for me to make time for myself in the midst of busy therapy schedules, behaviors, meltdowns, routines, mealtimes, playtime, and bedtime.

Guest Posts

March 29, 2019

Self-Care for Special Needs Moms


When our daughter shared with us that she was being bullied at school, we were ill-equipped to handle it. We asked her how long it’s been going on, and she informed us that it started at the beginning of the school year (we found out three months before the end of the school year).

Autism Parenting, Therapy Team

March 22, 2019

How to Help a Child Overcome Bullying at School


Be prepared, and stay focus on the speaker. IEP goals can be tricky and written in such a manner that you believe you’re deciphering codes as opposed to goals.

Therapy Team

March 14, 2019

Keep Fighting for Your Child


Own your power. You’re your child’s home-team and school team leader, embrace that role. Gratitude and a positive attitude can go a long way.

Therapy Team

March 7, 2019

How to Rock Your Next IEP


I’m writing you this letter to let you know just how amazing you are. You’ve traded in your supermom cape for the warrior mom cape.

Autism Mom, Autism Parenting

February 6, 2019

A Letter to the Autism Mom