Monthly Archives: April 2013

When you realize your child really has grown up, time to say good-bye to ABA.


Mateo has started track with his sister this year and it has been so great for him. Not only is he out getting the exercise his body needs so much, he is participating in a sport, making friends and having a great … Continue reading

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Making friends


This is post 100!! I feel like I need to step it up a notch, I am feeling the pressure to write something very prophetic and moving. But all that I can think about right now is about friendship.  When … Continue reading

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A Birthday Letter to Mateo


Dear Mateo, Today you turn 7 years old. I honestly cannot believe it has been 7 years since I first held you in my arms for the first time. And in those 7 years you have faced many more challenges … Continue reading

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April is …


April is here. It is the month that my incredible son Mateo was born, and ironically it is also Autism Awareness month. And although Autism Awareness month has had all of the best intentions it has turned many people who … Continue reading

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