August 25, 2015


The last time my family took a trip to the beach, Sneak had a love / hate relationship with the sand and surf. 

She hated being there and loved it when we left. 

Fast forward to current times - she LOVED it!
(Gotta love the "predictability" of autism, right?)

On this...

August 20, 2015


Walk One Day In Our Shoes...
as we visit the Pediatrician's office. 

This picture was taken just before Sneak darted from her chair toward the door of the examination room. 



The caption WAS going to read, "Sitting nicely at the Pediatrician's office". I was actually...

August 19, 2015

Hugs & High Fives Everyone:
At 8 pm, Sneak was in a pre-meltdown state. 
Basically, she was pretty agitated and on the verge of a meltdown, but knew what she needed to keep it at bay. 

Apparently, she needed Mommy to give her piggy-back rides while singing the phrase,...

August 18, 2015


Hugs & High Fives Everyone: 
My Sneak...
She is magnificent!
(And she liked the pool on this day)

















August 17, 2015




Hugs & High Fives Everyone:

This time last year, I was stressing over the fact that Sneak was entering the 3rd grade in a new school and would be under the care of a new teacher. As the mother of a child who lives with autism and Scensory Processing Disorder, I alwa...

August 16, 2015


Hugs & High Fives Everyone:

Do you see the subtle look of rage in this momma's eyes?

Do you see the baby cub crouching under the momma, as if they are saying, "OOOH...YOU ARE ABOUT TO GET IT!"?


Do you see the next two siblings of the crouching baby cub, also protecting...

August 13, 2015

Hugs & High Fives Everyone:
Aside from me, my immediate family, her teachers (who have kindly offered to babysit for us in the past) and Aftercare Providers - there isn't anyone else that I can trust with that responsibility. 



Not because they'd harm her...but becaus...

August 11, 2015


Hugs & High Fives Everyone:

This is how Sneak enjoys the Splash Park: FROM AFAR!




While she enjoys the experience of going to the Splash Park, the noise from all of the rushing water is too much for her at times. I practically have to pull her into the water to splash...

August 4, 2015

The National Building Museum in Washington, D.C. has a temporary exhibit called "The Beach". This exhibit encompasses both my childhood nightmares AND adult daydreams into one FANTASTIC package!


The description of the exhibit from the museum's website is below:
The Nat...

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