The Best Advice I’ve Heard to Give the Newly Diagnosed

Turns out, I didn’t know what I thought I knew – and it hurt me when Declan was diagnosed. Find out what I learned, here!

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Hindsight is 20/20

Recently, I found a conversation with Cate I had written down. It really cracked me up! And it got me thinking….Read more about it, here!

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What Really Matters

When Declan is having a meltdown, there is only one thing that really matters. Keeping him safe. Read more about it, here!

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My Message

This picture of my sons soccer team popped up recently, and it was completely foreign to me. I didn’t recognize the team at all. As I looked at the picture, I thought back and followed a part of our autism journey.
I realized in retrospect there was a positive message to be had. Read about it, here!

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It’s His Time Now

Things are going well for Declan at Kindergarten. Everyone is smiling. Which led me to think about the post I wrote one year ago. Read about it, here!

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ALL the Kids are Ready!

Catelyn has not been excited about school. Feeling bad about the year ahead, we reached out and were pleasantly surprised. Read about Cates transition from sad to happy student, here!

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It’s Just a Phase

As we wait for school to start again in the fall, we have a hard time at home. The most important thing I keep in mind – it’s just a phase. Read more about it, here!

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Summer Swimming

In the summer we spend a lot of time at our local pool – which Declan LOVES! He doesn’t always try to interact with the other kids, and when he does, the interactions don’t always work out. But sometimes they do. Read about them , here!

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“Today…..”

Declan usually creates a plan to fill his days. Some are quite fun. Read about his latest plan for the day, here!

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3 Years, 4 Composition Books

The extended school year is over, which means Preschool is all over for Declan. Read about his journey, here!

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