autism · PRTF · residential placement · RTC

A Three Hour Autism Tour

It felt kind of surreal, a tour of the same remote island we visited 5 years ago. From one deserted autism beach to the next. One explanation of how and why, after another. A Three Hour Tour If I have to be honest, I did not hear a lot of what the tour guide had to say. I heard her talking.… Continue reading A Three Hour Autism Tour

christianity · Parenting · PRTF · residential placement · RTC

Holding Our Anchor

As our family travels through a familiar storm, we are holding our anchor while Satan’s lies continue to creep in. They continue to tell me that I’m not enough, I didn’t do enough, I created this, this is my fault. The storm is tossing our family back and forth. We are the battered and torn… Continue reading Holding Our Anchor

autism · Faith · family · RTC · special needs

When Mama’s Prayer Isn’t Enough

It has been 3 years, 5 months, and 14 days since we picked D up from the residential treatment facility. I said… I will never forget the feelings I had leading up to that placement! I will never forget the day the insurance called and said they were no longer going to pay because of… Continue reading When Mama’s Prayer Isn’t Enough