To be honest, I’m not sure if the following story is humorous, stressful, worrisome or ultimately trivial in nature. The reality is that it’s probably a combination of all four. However, it is one that should be told; if nothing else to convey what it’s like raising a child with autism or perhaps provide a…

I’m Thankful

I am thankful for Mommy, Daddy, the puppy, Stan, Grandma, Grandpa and Martin. This week while I’m off school I am going to play in the house in the playroom where Mommy can see me. I can play upstairs. When I go to Grandma & Grandpa’s I can draw and make flip books.

Boho Beautiful yoga

A lesson in yoga

“You’ll have to excuse my friend. He’s a little slow…” – Lloyd Christmas from the movie “Dumb and Dumber” Sometimes it takes 25 years to learn something that should have been obvious from the proverbial git-go. Maybe there’s a cumulative effect of listening and watching others; maybe it’s out of necessity. Or perhaps it was…

Matt watching a baseball game

How to handle bullying?

In the last few years, there has been an enormous amount of attention put on bullying. Growing up, I remember it (bullying) being mostly physical and threatening: a bigger kid pushing you in the lockers, someone stealing your lunch money, having books tossed out of your hands or some sort of other public humiliation. Back…