I Didn’t Know

Two years ago I wrote my first blog post, because of my daughter Cadence.  She has shown us first hand the challenges of living with Autism (challenging for her, our other children and ourselves) but I started writing this blog because I wanted to offer hope to others.  I have been honest about some of…

39 and Letting Go: Post-it Note #84

39 is the birthday that some of us celebrate more than once.  39 and holding.  40 is a little scary.  But the truly courageous are those ready to move on and see what’s on the other side.  In the worlds of Elsa from the movie Frozen (I know this song inside and out thanks to…

Post-it Note #35 – “Playing in the Dirt”

Tomorrow is my oldest daughter’s birthday.  She’s Autistic.  She doesn’t know that tomorrow is her birthday.  All birthdays are the same to her.  There’s cake and we sing and she blows out the candles on everyone’s cake.  And we relight them so the actual birthday person gets to make a wish. Since her birthday is…