autism spectrum disorder

Your Guide for Halloween with Special Needs & Autism

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As you know, my kids love Halloween- it is the official kick off to the holiday season, after all! But as the number of children with autism, SPD, food sensitivities/allergies/Celiac and other problems continue to rise, Halloween can be a harbinger of stress for a family raising a child with special needs. Here, then, is Mom-Blog’s […]

Natural Food & Health News 9/26/14 #autism #CDCWhistleblower

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9/21/14: StateFarm Drops Rob Schneider Due to His Opinion PR Week reported that StateFarm dropped Rob Schneider from their ad campaign because of his stance on vaccine freedom. (I’m calling it that. None of this anti-vax negativity. It’s a right that parents are losing – the ability to disallow doctors from injecting toxins into our […]

You Offend Me, Richard Dawkins, But I’m OK With It

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I woke up yesterday to scripture that encouraged praying for your enemies because it’s God’s will. My immediate thought was, I don’t have any enemies – I think! But then I prayed on it, just to make sure I wasn’t missing someone. Which  makes this post crazy-relevant because a few hours later, I read something […]

The Up Side of Autism

Today was an emotional day, for some reason. Not sure why, but this morning during my quiet time, I got extremely sad thinking about all the parents doing their best and still, even after amazing advances, have to deal with so many difficulties that their child with autism suffers. This weekend I heard a story about […]

Sensory Friendly Clothing Giveaway

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Today’s giveaway is sponsored by Kozie ClothesTM. I’d love to introduce you today to Kozie ClothesTM. This company creates clothing, adaptive medical equipment and items for children with sensory issues. Their Temperature Control clothing helps kids with thermal regulation. What? What’s Thermal Regulation? Thermal or temperature regulation is the ability to keep your body at a proper temperature […]