Monthly Archives: July, 2011

If You Take An Aspie To The Park…….

If you take an Aspie to the park with a bat and a bag full of assorted balls you might: *watch your Aspie go squirrel hunting *get a tour of all the trails of the park that she went on once with the little neighbor girl who moved away two   years ago *play volleyball for …

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The Meltdown Hangover

  We all hit the wall last night.  Hard.  Emotional DISregulation is highly overrated.  I envy the parents of kids who have “just” AS.  “Just Asperger’s”.  I wish.  The last thing I want to do is use this forum as a bully pulpit or to dishonor my daughter in anyway.  She IS amazing in so …

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Maybe There IS Something To This I.S. Thing Afterall

  For the past week I’ve been reading the epic fallout from a failed iPad giveaway on Ellen’s blog at http://www.lovethatmax.blogspot.com/.  Many of the over 200 comments from this giveaway that never happened, are authored by parents of kids who have been diagnosed with Infantile Spasms, a seizure disorder usually contracted by infants (hence the …

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Unrest In The Special Needs Community or Why I Bristle At Give-aways On Blogs

Let me start out by saying first and foremost, I am NOT condemning bloggers who give things away on their blogs or who run sweepstakes.  I don’t know why they do those things and it runs counter intuitive to why I blog (albeit intermittently at best), but hey, it’s your blog and if you want to …

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