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...]

One year later, 2 afghans made!

A year ago I was in the last few weeks of finishing with career coaching sessions in the hopes of figuring out what I wanted to do when I grew up (my coach was Michelle Ward creative career coach from … [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...]

A century of living!

What a beautiful celebration it was! This past weekend we attended my great-aunt's 100th Birthday celebration. We spent the afternoon with her and many other family members. There was also a full … [Read more...]