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.
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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 […]
We’ve run the gauntlet on diet and nutrition at our house. From low glycemic, candida, vegetarian, sugar free, gluten free, casein free-there’s been a lot of frees… And you know what? Most of that didn’t help. It all started 3 years ago with my fuzzy brain, chronic fatigue, a never ending headache (6 mo. +), […]
You remember those awkward elementary school days where your desk buddy was completely obsessed with star trek or hello kitty? Don’t get me wrong I love me some geeky friends, but do you remember how they wouldn’t talk about anything else? Where the first 5 minutes of conversation might have been fun, but after that […]
Dear body, I understand your frustration, you feel abused, over used and under-appreciated. You feel there’s been too much trauma in your life, I get that, really. May I remind you, there’s been a lot of good times too? Like that decade we were a major athlete—training for 3 hours or more on a daily […]