What TO Say to an Autism Mom

I realize that my previous post may have ruffled some feathers when I named 3 things not to say to an Autism Mom. My experiences are my truth but I do recognize that a post offering ideas on just what to say to an Autism Mom would be beneficial. I think most mom's would agree with … Continue reading What TO Say to an Autism Mom

Doctors Don’t have the Final Say in Autism

First, I want to say--this post is not about bashing doctors or their practice of medicine but more of an encouragement of what the decision making process a parent or guardian holds. I want to tell you a story... I received Nevaeh's diagnosis of autism when she was 4-years-old. There was no comfort, but only … Continue reading Doctors Don’t have the Final Say in Autism

3 Top Things to Never Say to an Autism Mom

Often times people try to over empathize that they just end up sounding crude and insensitive.  I can say with full certainty that many of the really, really stupid things I have heard came from a person that just simply did not understand autism or a mom's unending sacrifice to the cause.  Below are 3 … Continue reading 3 Top Things to Never Say to an Autism Mom