Homeschooling · Learning Differences

Homeschooling High School: What should I do about Math?

It’s summertime. Around here, that means a lighter school schedule, visits to the beach and easy science activities that my boys can do on their own (outside of course!). It also means that I am planning for our new school year. I know the planning part of homeschooling is not for everyone – but it’s… Continue reading Homeschooling High School: What should I do about Math?

Autism · pediatric mood disorders · Psychiatric Service Dog

Does My Child Really Need These Treatments, Therapies and Interventions?

A few weeks ago, I shared that we were getting a psychiatric service dog for my 11-year-old son. For the past few months, I have openly shared the different therapies and interventions we employ for both my sweet boys. For three years, I have tried to explain, as best I can while still protecting some shred… Continue reading Does My Child Really Need These Treatments, Therapies and Interventions?

Sensory Processing Disorder

Summer Sensory Hacks For Kids (and their moms too!)

I prep for our summer break every year. Fun activities, new learning plans, field trips and small getaways – I organize and plan, hoping for some sense of summer order and fun. And every single year, what I inevitably forget to factor in is the simple fact that summer, and all of its heat, bugs,… Continue reading Summer Sensory Hacks For Kids (and their moms too!)

Motherhood

Podcasts with Shawna Wingert – Not The Former Things

I really like to write. But the truth is, I LOVE to talk. Fortunately, I have been able to gab with some of my favorites! For your convenience, here are all the podcasts I have had the privilege of being a part of – all in one place! Podcasts Featuring Shawna from Not The Former Things… Continue reading Podcasts with Shawna Wingert – Not The Former Things