In all honesty I’m grateful for autism. Autism has been one of the greatest blessings in my life. I’ve grown so much as a person because of the neurology in my family, I’m more patient, more intuitive, and emotionally stronger. Frankly, anyone would under these circumstances. Its not that I or any other parent of special needs children are amazing-its just that our growth is more public because of our situation. So I’d like to share the awesomeness of autism with those not lucky enough to see the benefits themselves.
Oh shoot! The party is today? Criminy, that means I need to fit making a dessert into the schedule. What can I make in 15 minutes or less… Sadly, I’ve had this exact conversation in my head far too many times this year. Between parties, neighborhood gatherings, church treats, and holidays the sweet tooth train […]
Witch Hat Fascinators (Free Pattern!) First off, aren’t these just darling? They’re perfect for children, dolls, or as a fascinator for the rest of us. I never realized what a push over I was for fascinators (mini hats) until I started making these up for Sunny’s mad hatter parties. I have my heart set on […]
Imagine you had to go on a diet that cut out all grains, all dairy, and all sugar (at least the processed stuff). Imagine the grocery bill… Imagine the time spent in the kitchen… Imagine the taste… What if I told you, I not only created a recipe on that diet, but is also: frugal, […]
Today, I’m writing about things that are deeply personal in nature. It scares the crap out of me, but I feel that I need to share this experience. I ask that if you choose to comment please do so respectfully. At times, life is hard-really hard. We all feel overwhelmed and alone without hope […]