Promoting Independence

Promoting Independence

It’s easy for us parents of autistic children to just do everything for them.  Let’s face it, teaching children independence whether or not they’re on the spectrum is time consuming. But it’s so important to take the time to do it.  I used to do everything for Mazy...

Birthday Party Win for Mom!

Finally. Birthday parties have not been my favorite. I end up sweating more than all the kiddos because I’m either chasing after my son, re-directing him or correcting his behavior. Birthday parties are exhausting. I’ve had my nanny attend some of them...