Post 117 ABA Therapy

ABA Therapy or Applied Behavior analysis has been a very controversial topic for a while now. We have had a lot of experience surrounding ABA Therapy and I wanted to share my thoughts on it. When it comes to ABA and any other type of therapy, there are positives and negatives. We have personally sceneContinue reading “Post 117 ABA Therapy”

Post 116 The Holiday Season

“The Holiday Season!” Such a wonderful time of year for everyone! It is just filled with so much joy and wonder for everyone. Young or old, it doesn’t matter it just feels so magical. Despite the fact that we are so busy all the time we have found some ways to carve out time forContinue reading “Post 116 The Holiday Season”

Post 115 Fish Oil

Fish Oil and Omega’s are quickly becoming a popular supplement for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Once you understand Autism and Fish Oil it is with good reason that it is becoming so popular. In fact Fish Oil was the very first supplement we started using with Greyson and the results were eye opening. ToContinue reading “Post 115 Fish Oil”

Post 114 Socialization

Social Skills are a challenging area for people on the spectrum to learn and excel at. We are lucky in many ways, when it comes to social skills because Greyson doesn’t want to isolate himself and loves to be around other people. He prefers to be with people, provided he can still do things heContinue reading “Post 114 Socialization”

Post 113 Thanksgiving

The preverbal start to the holiday season has come and gone way to quickly! It would always be nice to have a little more time to spend with the family, but we enjoyed it very much, none the less. As always it included a wonderful dinner, enjoying a lot of great food, spending time togetherContinue reading “Post 113 Thanksgiving”

Post 112 Expanding and Growing Our Family

Alex and I always agreed that we wanted to have a large family and a few kids. It was something we had always spoke about while we were dating. Obviously, Greyson is 6 now and we still do not have any more children. We never imagined that Greyson would have had autism. So once thatContinue reading “Post 112 Expanding and Growing Our Family”

Post 111 Balanced Living

One thing we have struggled with as a family is getting to comfortable. We seem to get really consistent with our schedules and it works well for us because we maintain a health way of life. However, we can do better than that and really, truly thrive in every way. We all want to thriveContinue reading “Post 111 Balanced Living”

Post 110 Family Time Out

We had a really great family Sunday the other day. We went out for a long walk at the park with the dogs. The park we went to was beautiful and it has an incredible trail. Of course the dogs had a wonderful time and so did Grey. I have to say it was notContinue reading “Post 110 Family Time Out”

Post 109 Progress Continues

Greyson just continues to impress me with something new almost every single day. It is not always some huge monumental leap of progress but small little things that just continue his progression. That doesn’t mean we haven’t scene him take big leaps forward every week or two as well. However, from my experience with GreysonContinue reading “Post 109 Progress Continues”

Post 108 Overwhelming

Their are many parents in the world that have times when they become overwhelmed by life and raising a family. This is especially apparent in today’s world. Between work, a marriage, kids (multiple kids for many parents), friends, family and other obligations, there is limited time to go around. Never before in the history ofContinue reading “Post 108 Overwhelming”