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...]

Christmas at the McRae’s

Christmas is fast approaching, only 5 ½ weeks away, and our son has one very specific request for that one thing he wants for Christmas. Going back to when our son was young, Christmas time felt … [Read more...]

Gratitude: The healing that I am seeing happening with my son!

For several years I have been on a healing journey with my son. A journey of discovering what might help him heal the deeper issues behind the autism diagnosis. Since finding alternative therapies I … [Read more...]

“Gentle Touch, Powerful Healing – Bowen Therapy”

This past month I have explored Bowen Therapy, a new healing modality that I had not heard of before. My Heilkunst practitioner recommended this for me when I asked her if there was an alternative … [Read more...]

Conscious Competence Ladder: “When you know that you don’t know!”

It makes a while that I feel somewhat stuck with regards to my son who has autism. Stuck in the space that I call I know that I don’t know. A few years ago someone shared with me information about … [Read more...]

It’s about being brave!

Today you will find my post links to a blog post circle. We are all women who have been together for the past 5 weeks taking the online e-course … [Read more...]

Riding at the stable

Today is a cool, damp and rainy Sunday. This afternoon we took our son riding at a stable with one of the young women that used to do ABA therapy with him at home. She has her own horse that boards … [Read more...]

Happy Thanksgiving – We’re Here!!

Happy Thanksgiving everyone!! Today is Thanksgiving Day in Canada, and this past weekend we celebrated with a few members of our families. Saturday was spent with my sister and her family. We … [Read more...]