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.
Being confident in the face of judgemental parents isn’t about starting an argument to prove yourself right. It’s about having the right mindset. When you’re in the right state of mind, anything that Supermarket Susan or Facebook Frannie has to comment won’t...read more
Welcome to Part 2 of Our Journey to an Autism Diagnosis. If you missed Part 1 click here to catch up! On the day of his three-hour evaluation, there were two other moms in the waiting room with their boys. Levi, as usual, wouldn't sit still and had a couple outbursts...read more
We were already two minutes late to our appointment with the Housing Authority when we pulled in. It was shaping up to be a doozy of a Monday and it was barely 10 am. Before the appointment, Levi had managed to sneak into the ‘impossible-to-open closet’ and...read more
Autism is everywhere. It's estimated that 1 in 68 people have it. Wow. I had lived my life virtually untouched by any formalities of autism so when my son was diagnosed it opened my eyes in big ways. Levi, my sweet boy, was in a new daycare. I switched daycares...read more
*contained in this article are affiliate links. If you use these links to make a purchase, I may receive a small commission at no extra cost to you. Thank you for supporting this blog. I discovered Morning Pages six months ago while reading “The Artist’s Way” by Julie...read more
For many of us, we deny ourselves the gift of happiness because we believe, on some level, that happiness resides out of ourselves. “Once I have more money, then I can be happy" "Once I finish school, then I will be happy” “Once I lose the weight, I’ll be able...read more
Anxiety is a jerk. It prevents you from living a full life. It fills you with fear and makes you believe the worst is about to happen. It tells you to hide and stay hidden in the comforts of your home. It's a relentless, dramatic, and often exaggerated fear. Anxiety...read more
What makes people successful isn't necessarily luck of the haul. Sure, some people are born into a wealth of money, but we're not talking about them. The habits of successful people are surprisingly simple things that anyone can do. There are people making it...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.