Adventures in KAndylaND
Towers of Pillowsby Christy
Anybody who has a child on the spectrum or with SPD probably took one peak at that title and shook their head in understanding. “Yep, my kid does that too” you’re saying. Sometimes I look at Andy and just think, … Continue reading →
Mom’s Bright Idea! Let’s Go For A Walk!by Christy
If you are a parent of at least one child on the spectrum or with SPD or motor delays, you will no doubt relate to this story. When I see other children outside playing in their yards or close to … Continue reading →
Developmental Ups and Downsby Christy
We were dealt a blow yesterday. Katie is behind. When Andy was on insulin so many years ago, we knew he was behind. He wasn’t doing anything he should be doing right on track. As a parent, you always want the best for your child, but you also instinctively “know” when something is wrong.
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Snow Ticklesby Christy
As adults, we have all probably experienced snow falling at one time or another in our lives. But I never gave much thought to all of the sensations that go along with experiencing snow for the first time. That all changed today when Andy and I stood waiting for the bus.
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The Never Ending Hallway : Potty Training the 5 Year Oldby Christy
Warning: There may be graphic details in this post. Read at your own risk. It’s been a while since I’ve posted and there is good reason. Our lives have been really crazy in the last few months. Andy graduated preschool …
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