Have you ever had plans that you were unwilling to change? I am talking about the kind of plans that you believed so deeply in, that you just couldn't see things going any other way. I have. On many occasions life happens and the idealistic plans that you made seem to dissipate. Sometimes… Continue reading Give up your Plans
What do you see when you look at this photo? One of the hardest things to accept about my boys' Autism diagnoses was that I couldn't see it. There were a lot of behavioral indications, but as far as humans go, my boys are aesthetically perfect. They are beautiful and strong. I am… Continue reading I can’t see it, but it’s for sure real
As I mentioned in my last post, I don't feel that I need a reason as to why Autism occurs. My boys were both diagnosed within one month of each other at age 2. It was confusing. I knew that the boys were hard to handle but, I figured that things would get easier eventually.… Continue reading Why ask “Why?”
Hi! I'm writing this blog because writing is my favorite manifestation of personal artistic expression. I function better as a human when I have an outlet. I also feel that I have something special to share. See, I am a mom, but I am not just any mom. I am a twin mom.… Continue reading The Millennial Twin Mom
Have you ever considered what your life would be like if you couldn't speak? I had never pondered this until my twin boys were both diagnosed with Autism. At that time I didn't know much about the challenges that a person with Autism experiences. I just knew that my kids were not speaking… Continue reading What if you couldn’t Speak?
When I embarked on my parenting journey I did an enormous amount of research on parenting styles. I figured that I could choose what kind of parent I wanted to be to my children. I wanted to design our family dynamic. I found that I liked many aspects of the attachment parenting style.… Continue reading My Version of Attachment Parenting