autism · HFA · siblings

High Functioning Autism: Special Siblings

Mommy, sometimes I wish we had a dragon scale… We had just come through a pretty explosive meltdown, the biggest one we had all summer, probably the biggest we have had in 6 months at least. There were dirty clothes spread throughout the kitchen and dining room from the laundry hamper that was thrown, there… Continue reading High Functioning Autism: Special Siblings

entertaining · family time · fun · kids · laughter · siblings · silly kids

Princess Makeovers and Stand Up Comedy

My kids provide me with hugs, giggles, smiles, laughter, and the desire to scream on a daily basis. The best part is when they say or do something and have no idea just how funny it is.  Making It All Up About a week ago, I walked in Target alone and bought make up for the first… Continue reading Princess Makeovers and Stand Up Comedy

anxiety · aspergers · autism · God's Promises · HFA · mental health · siblings · special needs

My Anchor in the Storm

I heard this song for the first time at least 15 years ago when my brother, Josh, sang it in church. This song was so powerful, watching Josh sing it had an emotional impact, but I had no idea the long term impact that would come from this song. This song creeps into my heart… Continue reading My Anchor in the Storm