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What are we teaching our children?

A couple days ago I reposted a story on Facebook about Ann Coulter and her use of the word “Retarded” in a not so recent rant. It was a response penned by John Franklin Stephens, the Global Messenger for the Special Olympics in Virginia. You can find that here if you need the reference to it.  […]

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To whom it may concern…

I feel I owe some of you an apology. I really don’t know where to begin, but I know I simply can’t do this. I can’t run all over a town I no longer live in and rustle up a big to do about autism awareness this year. You have no idea how much of […]

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Schools, Hormones, and Bears…OH MY!

  I haven’t updated the page because I frankly didn’t know what to say. I still don’t, but if I keep bottling it all up eventually I’m gonna make a beeline through crazy and land straight up insane. We can’t have that. Not today! Charlie was suspended from school today. He has had five accident […]

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Come to my window…

“I would dial the numbers just to listen to your breath. I would stand inside my hell and hold the hand of death. You don’t know how far I’d go to ease this precious ache. You don’t know how much I’d give, or how much I can take. Just to reach you….” These words echo […]

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It’s not just about educating the children…

When I began this proactive stance and tried to become involved in the Bear’s education, something occurred to me. I had absolutely no idea what I was doing! I probably sat through at least 2 IEP meetings before I ever knew what IEP stood for. Sad I know, but it doesn’t make it any less […]

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