web analytics

Archive for the 'Autism Awareness' Category

Between a Laugh & a Tear…

Not since my own childhood has a summer flown by so fast! Has it really been nine whole weeks? You’d think I’d be more excited about it ending. You’d think I would have been ready for the driving at least to come to an end? You’d think… But I’m just not. Somehow there’s something amiss […]

Read the rest of this entry »

Rock Star Week!!!

Charlie has had a rock star week!  The videos below speak for themselves! In this video you’ll see lots of stimming and although he knows the words he’s having a difficult time. This is life with autism. He has trouble processing it all at once. Words, outside noise, etc. Label cards – right after camp […]

Read the rest of this entry »

Camp AFT Week 6: Meltdowns, Shake-ups, & Roll Call

  It only took us six weeks, but we did it!!!  A complete week at camp without a sick day or a holiday to hold us back. I hafta say, Bear’s been a trooper through it all. His schedule is nothing to scoff at. Most adults get tired just reading it!  However, the kid is […]

Read the rest of this entry »

Productive House Arrest & Week 5 at Camp AFT…GAME (back) ON BABY!!!

Week 5 was a success! After only attending three days on week 2, Zero on week 3, and 1 day on week 4…We finally made it back for a full week of camp. YAY!!! …with the exception of Independence Day , of course. No one was more pleased than the Bear to be back in […]

Read the rest of this entry »

Week 1 of Bear’s Summer Camp w/AFT: TICK Tock! Here we go!!!

It finally arrived! A Monday that at least one person was looking forward to. I know, I’m just as surprised as you are that such a thing exist, but it does!  Though I will admit that from the pic above you can tell, Charlie was slightly less than thrilled with his swim/water play attire the […]

Read the rest of this entry »