Different not less

I took this photo of Conor a few years ago. We were at the beach in Westport, surrounding by families with children “almost” just like…

Autism and Christmas

“Christmas” in every house is different. Whether you have a child(ren) with Special Needs or not, the expectation to create a “perfect”Christmas for your family…

Conor Finds His Voice

This boy I am sitting with in this photo is the only reason I am still here ❤️ We have been through so much together from the…

Sensory Gift Ideas

It can be so difficult trying to find the perfect Sensory Gift when you don’t know where to start. I have two sons with Autism…

Ten Things About Me

If you are on Instagram come over to follow me there. I was recently tagged in a Ten Things post. So here are ten things…

Pregnancy Social Story

A new baby brings change and upheaval into your home. If you have children with Special Needs this upheaval and change can be felt more…

Gifts for Children with Disabilities

  Every year parents just like me struggle to find Christmas Gifts for their children with Special Needs. Parents contacted me recently over on my…

Recommended Special Needs Online Stores

SPECIAL NEEDS TOYS/GIFTS/PRODUCTS WEBSITES  Recently, I asked parents on my Facebook page and in a Special Needs forum, to recommend tried and trusted websites where…

Childhood Christmas Anxiety

   Childhood Anxiety at Christmas “It’s the most wonderful time of the year”, well that is according to a very well-known Christmas song by Andy…

Santa Social Story

Santa is a man of mystery to us all but to some children, in particular children with Autism he can be a daunting, unknown figure.…

First Time Pregnancy: My Reality

  I love my son Tommy, don’t get me wrong. I love that pregnancy gave me this beautiful little boy. He is my heartbeat, but…

Santa Letter FREE Printable

A Free Printable Santa Letter, created for children with Special Needs so they can write/draw or glue in pictures of gifts from Santa they want.…

Countdown to Christmas

FREE Printable Download Countdown to Christmas and a Countdown to Back to School! Many children find the holidays so overwhelming, a countdown can help bring…