An artist grieves for her child “Losing Jovie”

Today I had the pleasure of going to an art gallery to see an exhibition with a dear friend. Even though I am learning how to paint, it feels like I really don't know all that much about art or even … [Read more...]

9 months and 1 1/2 weeks later

If I was talking pregnancy here, then this baby would be due. But I'm not, instead I'm talking about the amount of time that has passed since I pressed the button that would make my website (blog) go … [Read more...]

One family’s journey to heal their son of autism – The Horse Boy

Some parents will travel great distances to heal their child of autism. You will see just that in the documentary The Horse Boy. As parents of an autistic son ourselves we have travelled our own … [Read more...]

Remembering… Ice Storm of 1998

Ice storm of 1998, began back on January 4th, 15 years ago today. We got dumped with about 80 hours or so of non-stop freezing rain, which resulted in 19 days without electricity in our area. Some of … [Read more...]

December Reflections: 2012 My Year of Transformation

Grab an eggnog and read at your own pace! Welcome to the December Reflections blog post circle. This is our monthly blog circle, and I welcome you to our last one of the year. Once you are done … [Read more...]

Heilkunst and how autism has brought us on this journey

Our journey with Heilkunst began out of frustration with the medical system and what it had to offer our son who has autism. One day about 14 years ago I remember sitting in our family … [Read more...]

Year in Review – my most popular blog posts in 2012

I would love to share with you a compilation of my most popular blog posts for 2012 to date. I began writing and sharing on my website at the end of April this year. It truly warms my heart to see … [Read more...]

Dear Family and Friends… a letter about holiday gatherings and autism!

Tips for relatives and hosts of holiday gatherings who might need a crash course in what to expect from their guest(s) with autism. Several years ago I came across a letter about autism and … [Read more...]