Tag: moments

love languages for your awesome autistic

our little humans have needs just like everyone else, and it’s important to give them the kind of love they require to ensure we raise the best versions of our children. physical touch whether it’s meant to calm in moments of distress or reaffirm a positive moment, warm hugs are an easy way to spoil

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introducing your awesome autistic to their new sibling

over the last few days, I have had the pleasure of speaking to the moms of awesome autistics who are about to be or already are the older sibling to their family’s new addition. introducing our awesome autistics to their new sibling(s) can be difficult at times, so big A and I are going to

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the last single digit birthday for my awesome autistic

this weekend we celebrated big A’s last year in single digits! as we go into this ninth year, big A had a lot to be thankful for – especially the Poppy and Branch Dance Along plushies that NaNa and PaPa got him to celebrate the big day! every day was filled with fun filled activities,

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the emotional habits of my awesome autistic

when they talk, we have to listen! understanding big A’s emotions has always been a challenge for me. as an autism mom who suffers from depression, I never want to see my sweet boy upset or angry. often times, I would be so focused on ‘making him feel better’, I would completely disregard his need

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