My journey to heal my son’s most distressing symptoms of autism has changed the way I live and care for my family. I am passionate about nontoxic products, natural remedies, grain-free nutrition, essential oils, and healing the symptoms known as autism. But, I wasn’t always that way. I had to learn from the beginning – with little time or money, without knowing how to cook AT ALL, juggling a family, a career, and everything that comes with caring for a child with special needs. If I can do it, so can you! Welcome to a cleaner, healthier, HAPPIER life! Read more about me.
In yesterday's post, veteran autism parents shared what they wished they knew when their child was first diagnosed with autism. We don't have a time machine to go back and tell our new-autism-parent selves this stuff, but hopefully our autism advice can help other...read more
When my son Christopher was first diagnosed with autism, I was terrified. I had no idea what what to do, where to start, or what his future would hold. All I knew was that my happy, engaging, perfect baby had disappeared, and I would do anything to get him back. I...read more
One of the most difficult things about autism is that we (parents, families) seem to turn into Martians. We are this weird new species that the outside world is observing, but not necessarily understanding. I think that’s one of the reasons autism parents are so...read more
We are in the midst of Fashion Week! Not news to you autism moms. I’m sure that it is your ultimate priority in between therapy sessions and cooking allergy-friendly meals and cleaning up poop. Right? Clearly, I’m kidding. If you don’t have time to peruse the fashion...read more
If you read my monthly newsletter, you know that I was planning something "crazy" for my 40th birthday (and if you follow my Facebook page, you probably already know what it is). But, if you were waiting to find out, here is the big reveal: I didn't just do this to be...read more
I was going to write my first blog about something a little more introductory and not as specific as this topic. But, a lot of people have been asking about this, so I thought it would be helpful to share my research and experience. If you have a child with autism,...read more
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