Day 13: A Child Can Make Progress and Still be Excluded

But how does that help me now?
Now that there is nowhere left to go?
Does no one understand that our children are capable of growing?
That they won’t always be the bad kid.

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Day 6: You can’t listen when your mouth is running

We are bombarded by opinions and comments often.  This is my advice to other families: Do not listen to what other people say about your child.  I think the most common jab that we get are the constant comments from people trying to convince us our child doesn’t have autism.  Or ADHD isn’t real. We’re Continue reading Day 6: You can’t listen when your mouth is running

Kicked Out of Daycare? Lawyer up! (continued)

Sadly, the most popular content on my blog is the bits about what to do when your child’s enrollment is terminated from daycare. Today, during some additional research, I came across this court case against a YMCA in Ohio. Basically, if your child needs moficiations such as staff to undergo training to learn how to Continue reading Kicked Out of Daycare? Lawyer up! (continued)

Parents: Never Say Never

I feel like I learn something new each day on this journey. Some days have successes and others bring failures. No matter what the day brings, I keep telling myself never to say never when it comes to Ally. She surprises me every day.