Easter Gifts for Toddlers

Easter Gifts for Toddlers

Easter is such a fun time of year. As Antonio starts to get older, I am loving the holidays more and more. We are at a point where he is loving all different items to play with. These are some of his current favorite toys that would male GREAT Easter Toddler Gifts:  Nature Friends Lift-a-Flap [...]

Adorable Toddler Fashion For Boys and Girls

Adorable Toddler Fashion For Boys and Girls

I love dressing up my son, there are always such fun and adorable outfits. I love the rustic cute look! I am especially loving the blue and white sweater top, it always makes my son stand out more (and even make him look older!) BOYS Toddler Fashion 2-Piece Plaid Button-Front Top & Denim Pant Set [...]

Why Sign Langugage Matters

Why Sign Langugage Matters

It has been a while since I wrote about our autism progress. Quite frankly, I don’t remember where we left off. A lot has changed; we started a new program. This program is fantastic, but at first, I was so bent out of shape and cried. I was scared that it wouldn't work after having [...]

Birthday Gifts For Three Year Old Toddlers

Birthday Gifts For Three Year Old Toddlers

My son is turning THREE soon, y'all THREE!!!! I can not believe it, but it has been such a fun time going through the past two years. I can't wait to see what the next year holds for us! I put together a list of items that are educational and fun for him to have [...]

DIY: How To Fix Your Toddler’s Bed

DIY: How To Fix Your Toddler’s Bed

When we first brought our sons crib we did some research and shopped around. We found one that we really likes for a few reasons; it was wood that would last, turned into a convertible toddler bed and infant bed. Plus it also had a changing table - for when he was an infant. Win! [...]

Autism Progress Weekly

Autism Progress Weekly

Each week, I like to share information about Antonio and his autism. This week I want to sort of take a step back and tell you about some of Antonio’s weekly accomplishments! Autism diagnosis not with standing, it’s always important to notice the small baby steps and victories you see each day. Antonio points now. This is a [...]

The Autism Truth From A Mother’s Perspective

The Autism Truth From A Mother’s Perspective

We have been down this road before the regression stage. I get excited when he does something then its not consistent. I am his cheerleader and get So freaking excited, but then go back to being down because we weren’t 100% successful. I beat myself up. I constantly wonder what the heck is going on [...]

Regression & Pointing with Autism Kids

Regression & Pointing with Autism Kids

Everyday is a learning experience now with an autistic kid. This is the truth and the new normal now. It seems to hurt me somedays since I feel like my kid should he “farther” and different than the rest. But I have to remember that is incredibly unique, happy, healthy, and smart.  It seems that [...]

Bedtime activities that will have your kids saying ‘thank you’

Bedtime activities that will have your kids saying ‘thank you’

“Your children are so polite and well behaved!” This is a statement every parent wants to hear! Without a doubt, we all want our children to be respectful; to say ‘please’ and ‘thank you’; and to grow up to be competent teenagers and adults worth every “good citizenship” medal the world has to offer. Unfortunately, children [...]