Autism | Dyslexia | Family | Homeschooling | Parenting

When Worksheets Don’t Work – Simple Homeschool

I have often said that discussing homeschooling publicly is more terrifying to me than spilling my guts about my children, my marriage, my faith, or any other topic. And I know exactly why… I used to be extremely opposed/judgy/uninformed/militantly against it. (I was once so rude and condescending to a homeschooling mom at the park…

Autism | Brothers | Dyslexia | Family | Grace | Homeschooling | Parenting

We Bought A Zoo (one animal at a time)

My children, as you know, are very different. They have very, very different interests. One loves to read, one has dyslexia. One loves to play any and all sports, one has sensory issues that make it difficult to move his body at all some days. One loves people and all the things about playdates, one…

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Our Week In Pictures – Super Loving Summer

We are back on track this week…in so many ways. Not the least of which is another “Week in Pictures” post and linky link-up to Life Rearranged. After the doctor gave me the “talking to” last week, I am so blessed to say that my attitude has been so much better this week. It shows…

Autism | Dyslexia | Family | Frugal Living | Homemaking | Homeschooling | Marriage | Parenting

Recommended Resources For Parents

When I first heard the news of my boys’ diagnoses, I really struggled. Not just because it was so hard to accept – although it was and sometimes still is. I also struggled, because it was so difficult to find resources that felt relevant to our situation. Many of you have asked me the same…

Autism | Brothers | Dyslexia | Family | Homeschooling

Brothers

My boys could not be more opposite – I mean in almost EVERY WAY. They look different. They prefer completely different foods, games, shows, pass times – you name it, it’s different. They are wonderfully complex. It is my hope that sharing details of their lives  will give you a little more insight into the…