Budget-Savvy Advice for Soon-to-Be Moms by Emily Graham

Becoming a new mom is an extraordinary experience, and it’s also very intimidating. Thankfully, there are ample ways to get ready for your little one that can help you feel better equipped for this journey. The last thing you want is to overspend and add financial worries to your family’s situation, so here are some […]

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Calm, Clean, and Quiet: Creating a Bedroom Space for an Autistic Child by Emily Graham

Children on the autism spectrum are, as Temple Grandin put it, “different but not less.” They have their own individuality and identities, their own needs, tastes, and expectations. Creating an individualized bedroom space that suits your child’s personality and meets the needs that are particular to autism is an opportunity to celebrate your child’s uniqueness […]

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Being An Autism Mom by Eileen Dalton

When people hear that Cian is autistic they often ask “oh he must be good at math?” Sorry, he won’t be able to help you count cards at the casino, he’s not Rain Man. Although to be honest, he’s pretty good at math 🙂 When he was first diagnosed at 18 months, it broke my […]

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Art for Life: The Benefits of Art for a Learning Disabled Child….Article by Emily Graham

Children with learning disabilities need help finding ways to communicate and express themselves. Art and art therapy are frequently used to help the learning disabled cope with communication challenges that can leave them feeling isolated, confused and misunderstood. Art therapy provides communication tools that help them interact socially and express thoughts and concepts in school. […]

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Planning For A Child With A Disability… Photo credit by Pixabay

Having a child with a disability can be scary. You may feel overwhelmed by what to expect and how to care for her, but proper planning can help you feel confident. Preparing Your Home First, you’ll need to prepare your home. Start with traditional baby-proofing to ensure your child’s safety. This can include: Covering all […]

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