It was in 2009 when Tasha and I started joining the Angels Walk for Autism, the walk was just on their second year then. Back then, the walk was about autism awareness, to make people understand what this lifelong developmental exceptionality which challenges an individuals ability to communicate, socialize and
When my daughter reached her biological teenage years ,.playhouses started to not accept her in anymore coz they say she’s old . It was heartbreaking coz she loves these play places. Luckily we discovered Hatch a non discriminatory regardless of age playhouse for kids with autism. My daughter has autism
Dear Tasha, I can’t believe you are sixteen now. You grow so fast even bigger and prettier than mommy (thank goodness). The years may have passed but to me you are my forever baby. I love you more than life itself, my extraordinary sweet sixteener! Happy Birthday my love. I
If your child is diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder, you may feel confused and insecure at first and realize that your life will change. Along with feelings of shock or sadness, you’ll also start wondering about treatment, and hope that your child can live a normal life. According to
Caring for a child with autism is difficult if you think it is difficult. If the parent is not mentally strong, the child can never think of surviving in this cruel world. So, the first care tip for the parents here is; be strong. Listed below are other tips that
I grew up in a household full of kids. Well OK it was a compound/aparmemt complex where almost all my father’s siblings live except for one. Therefore I grew up with a lot of playmates and love and affection from my relatives. I had a great childhood. As I write
‘A couple of years ago, during the time I started this blog, every 2nd day of April is the World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD). I am so excited to announce that our allies in the world are now shifting from autism awareness campaign to autism acceptance this year 2013.