United in Autism blog shares stories that will bring you big picture perspective in the midst of your everyday struggles.

In the early years of Lizzie’s life, I only shared snapshots of her progress. My biggest regret is that I didn’t get the every day struggles on video. Most of our days were filled with therapy, addressing new challenges, tantrums, and more therapy. While it was happening, I don’t think my momma heart could handle sharing the real, raw, scary stuff. I needed time to process all that we were going through with Lizzie. Now, over a decade later, with Lizzie’s permission, I share it all…the good, the bad, and the ridiculously funny.

Read more about our autism journey HERE.

Autism: The Club No Parent Wants to Be In

During my childhood, I tried every type of activity imaginable, but never seemed to find “my thing.” I tried soccer, but getting kicked in the shin wasn’t worth the lack of thrill I felt when someone else kicked a ball through the goal. I tried softball, but somehow standing in the outfield and ending up covered […]

FINALLY…I am Starting My Own Blog…AGAIN!

I was blogging before blogging was a thing. Seriously, I am not even exaggerating. I started my first blog, a video blog, in 2007. Every blog has a story, a reason it was born, and my video blog was created from the first glimpse of HOPE I had as an autism mom. As soon as […]

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