10 things autism parents worry about

  • January 28, 2018|

When you're the parent of a child with autism it can be difficult at times to prevent your mind from overthinking. When you get a moment of quiet, or a chance to slow down, you...

Autism and Christmas: Why I find this time of year so hard

  • December 11, 2017|

It's the middle of December and the Christmas season is well and truly under way. Families all over the world have put their trees up, decorated the house, and are getting ready to celebrate. This...

Sometimes as parents we mess up

  • November 21, 2017|

Sometimes as parents we mess up. Despite everything we know, everything we've learned about raising our kids, we make a mistake. Last night I did just that... I was in the middle of eating my...

To medicate or not to medicate: The final chapter

  • October 31, 2017|

Deciding whether to medicate your child or not isn't something you ever expect to have to do as a parent. There's no mention of it in the how-to books you read. It's not a decision...

In our house autism is…

  • September 30, 2017|

Autism. This small word attempts to describe what life is like for millions of families across the world who share some similar behaviours and traits, but are also completely unique. Being blessed with two boys...