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As a blogger, a mother of two and with a full-time career one of the things I’m often asked is
"How on earth did you find the time to start all this?” For as long as I can remember, I've loved to share my passions, peeves, and points of view with others around me. Raising Ralphie has added immense value to my life, and I love having the chance to share my passions, challenges raising an autistic son and wonderings with my loyal readers. Explore my site, and enjoy.

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January 19, 2020

It was this year I found my voice of reason, my purpose and my appreciation for this  life I have. I started with learning how to say “no”. And understand “no” is a complete sentence, you don’t have to explain why you said it, it is just “no”. I had to set boundaries a...

October 16, 2019

We faced many challenges with Ralph’s behavior and I felt I lost my positivity, not my hope but my positivity.

December 3, 2018

For that brief moment, it felt like everything was normal; I had a typical kid doing typical things.

October 9, 2018

It was my meeting not theirs, it was my child not theirs, and who better to represent my child but me his mother.

July 15, 2018

But the question is when we fill up the cup of others who fills up ours? And at times why are we made to feel empty? So I wanted to write a post to talk about my truth’s as a wife, a mom and woman… here is my disclaimer it is honest and raw and my about my experiences!...

March 7, 2018

“We design a program to fit a child, not make a child fit into a program.” Those words echoed in my mind. To confirm we were making the right decision, Ralph told us “goodbye” when the tour was over, because he didn’t want to leave

July 19, 2017

There is nothing like the support of your family and friends. One of the things I hold close to my heart is the love of family. Family is not just your parents, aunts, uncles or cousins, brothers or sisters; it's the community of people you surround yourself with t...

July 10, 2017

Every mother deep down inside fears their child with autism will grow up lonely. You worry if society will love them back, treat him fairly, and make sure he is protected. Or if they will have at least one friend that gets it. "Get's it" meaning they will...

June 18, 2017

We have built a beautiful life together, a beautiful family and a home filled with love. At times we get caught up with the hustle and bustle of our busy schedules for work and kids, and we tend to forget about each other.

June 11, 2017

I did not know how he would forever change my life, my heart, my goals, my outlook and faith.

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