Sensory Home Guide for Autism Parents
A sensory activity guide with tools and tips to help support parents at home with children on the autism spectrum.
Life can get hectic after your child receives an autism diagnosis. I know for me it did. Life became an endless stream of therapy, appointments, meetings, late nights, and confusion. I tried to act like a sponge and soak in as much information as I could from all the...read more
I have a runner... like I've had to call the police three different times because my autistic child is so smart about escaping he wiggles out of my sight like a slippery fish in my hands. In my defense, I, personally, only lost him once- the first time when he slipped...read more
I couldn't tell you how many hours my son has been in therapy. We started outpatient occupational therapy, speech therapy, and physical therapy a month before his official "nonverbal autism" diagnosis. After Levi's diagnosis, we were offered Early Intervention...read more
Memes and gifs are gems of the Great Internet. Humor connects us and unites us. While the internet is full of memes for the crowds, us Autism parents need more gifs and memes for us. I took the liberty of researching proper meme making technique. I present to you the...read more
I didn't ask for autism to be a part of my mothering experience. I didn't want it. But I got it. It's taken me years of questioning and doubts. It's taken me some time to come to terms with the reality of raising an autistic child. I'm happy to say that I've...read more
There's nothing better than sifting through the minds of the greats and hearing or reading their wisdom. Enjoy this collection of 13 inspirational quotes I've collected that will turn your frown upside down. 1. "Life itself is the most wonderful fairytale" -Hans...read more
Mantras are a part of my daily practice and I think they should be part of yours as well. Repeating positive mantras helps create new pathways of thoughts in the mind that can help pull you out of depression and anxiety. When you constantly notice the negative...read more
Yes, you read that right. I lost 30lbs from a yoga book. Let me paint you a picture of what my weight journey has looked like. Before getting pregnant my weight fluctuated minimally. I was anywhere between 120-130. During pregnancy, I gained over 70lbs. I weighed over...read more
Hey, I'm Nicole
I'm a blogger and a single mom blessed with the task of raising an extraordinary child on the autism spectrum.