To medicate or not to medicate, that is the question

“Have you ever considered medication for Jude?” The voice inside my head was screaming to be heard “Medication, of course not. There’s no f**ing way that I’m giving my son medication and turn him into…

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Our Summer of Love Is Over

This summer went pretty well. In fact, it went amazingly well compared to what we were expecting. It was a summer of love, as Jude and Tommy found a way to get along. For six…

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Going to the dentist – It’s like pulling teeth

Hands up who looks forward to going to the dentist? I know I don’t. Trips to the dentist instil fear in most people, kids and adults alike. So far, in my experience,  autism and dentists…

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Back to school, for some not all

If you’ve been on Facebook this week you might have noticed that the kids have gone back to school! My feed is full of proud, tearful parents, posting photos of their little ones in their new…

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Sleep, sleep, my kingdom for some sleep

Sleep. I remember a time when I used to sleep. I remember a time where I’d be able to sleep 7-8 hours in a row, uninterrupted. I remember a time when I used to share…

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