“Do you have a disorder?” ………….This is probably the hardest question that I have been asked by my Autistic son? It was hard as I knew deep within my heart where this question was going. And so as I sat next to him I answered “Well actually I do!” “You see, I am sure I … More Do you have a disorder?
Usually I only post one “Christmas post” around this time of year, and that is usually around the theme of “what i am most thankful for this year”. Well today moved me to write another post, which I am hoping will now become a regular feature as I was moved beyond words. This morning was … More Message in a Bottle….
Usually in November I, like a child, start looking forward to Christmas. The reason for this is; this is the time I tend to reflect over the year, I tend to think about the past year and what I am thankful for for Christmas. This is the time of year where my first blog post … More Christmas 2017
Goodness, I cannot believe it has almost been a year since my last post! Clearly time has gotten the best of me 🙂 My question for you today is have you ever felt “broken”, whether it be a broken heart or just the feeling of something not being right. Although this “broken” feeling has obviously … More Have you ever felt “broken”?
What can you accomplish in 30 seconds?? How can your life change in 30 seconds?? Do you realise that 30 seconds can mean different things to different people accomplishing different things or travelling different paths?? Today 30 seconds brought a lot of realisation into our journey. … I thought back….. It took 30 seconds for … More 30 Seconds….
Again I am staring at my blinking cursor knowing what I want to say but not quite know how to word it. I find myself asking myself why I am so worried about how I word things, so as not to upset someone else, when they just seem to say what they think and … More Food for thought…
Today I read a blog post from a mom who entitled her post “My son has the kind of autism no one talks about” I urge you to google it and have a read. To read this moms anguish just instilled with me again that no matter how bad we think we have it there … More That kind of Autism……
“How do you explain Autism?” …….great choice of a post I say to myself as I stare at the cursor blinking on my blank page……(as I sort of know what I want to say, but am also not sure how to word it)…..But I have been prompted into writing this post by a comment made to … More How do you explain Autism?…
Wow, that is a question that could be aimed at a lot of people for a whole lot of different reasons. Do people understand fully what parents with special needs kids go through?…..NO Do we as parents fully understand what our special needs kids go through?…. NO Do our autistic children fully understand the world … More Do you understand?
Well…..its been sometime since my last post, although I did mean to post around Christmas time again like I do every year ……so lets start there! For Christmas this year not only did we go to stay with good friends of ours in Cape Town, we also did a bit of a road trip staying … More Progress…so happy its still continuing….