Christmas Time, Meltdowns and Wine……

So Christmas has come and gone in a flash. For most it’s been a time of fun, food, and presents. A chance to gather with friends and family, show them how much you love them,… View Post

Autism Night Before Christmas

I discovered this poem last year and loved it so much I had to share it here. It’s written by Cindy Waeltermann, also a parent of two children on the spectrum, and the founder of… View Post

So Here It Is Merry Christmas, Everybody’s Having Fun….. Aren’t They?

Christmas used to be my favourite time of year. I loved everything about it. The whole build up throughout December, the songs, the movies, the presents, the decorations, the parties; I loved it all. Once… View Post

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… View Post

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… View Post