Autism

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The First Five Minutes

He’s gone! The first of many terrifying thoughts. They say time slows down in emergencies. When your child is missing, it doesn’t. I feel like it speeds up. You’re child is gone. You are running out of time. Without thinking, I run, grab my keys, tell my daughter to watch her brother, and race off […] Read more…

Easter is More Than Bunnies, Eggs, and Farther Reaching Than Just Finding an Empty Tomb

 Easter… [slumps shoulders and breathes deep sigh] Easter. The day where families get together to celebrate Jesus rising from the dead; even families who don’t normally go to church. It’s a big service, full of happiness, music, and celebration of the promise of new life.  And afterward, families look forward to a big meal with […] Read more…

Why Easter Egg Hunts Are Bittersweet

It all started with seeing a picture of a friend’s cute kids at an Easter egg hunt. I panicked. Shoot! did I miss them?? Oh, my girl is going to be soooo upset. So I took to the internet and quickly breathed a sigh of relief when I saw that they hadn’t all happened and a ton […] Read more…

What ‘Light It Up Blue’ Means to Me

It’s that time of year again; April 2nd, the day of the ‘Light it Up Blue’ campaign is just around the corner.  It is run by Autism Speaks, and it is a major event and fundraiser for the organization.  To be honest, for this one day, I don’t really care that much about the research, […] Read more…

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