Here are some things I do to help our family transition from the laid back summer months to school ready come fall, and I hope they’ll help your family do the same.
Rhythms and routines are important to establish, especially in the summer. Autistic children tend to thrive on routine, and it also helps ease anxiety (for them & ourselves) to know what to expect for the upcoming week.
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, […]
I have two kiddos on complete ends of the spectrum-- a daughter with Aspergers and ADHD...and
a son with classic Autism, Speech Language Apraxia, & Sensory Processing Disorder.
So, I'm definitely on this journey with you.
I’m passionate about helping other autism mamas simplify their lives, so they can experience more joy in motherhood.
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