I've just finished my series, Autism: Diagnosis, Resources & Therapies. In Step 7, I discussed how to choose the right education for your child with autism. If you chose homeschool, this post is for you. There are six main homeschool approaches - or "styles" - out there. I'm going to very … [Read more...] about What is the Best Homeschool Approach for a Child with Autism?
I received a complimentary level of Math-U-See in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. Please read my disclaimer in the footer for more information. I grew up hating math. See, I was always the kid who was really great at writing, reading and english but not so great at math … [Read more...] about How to Love Math: A Look at Math-U-See & a Giveaway
I received BrainBeat in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. Please read my disclaimer in the footer for more information. Summer is a time for relaxing but it can also be a time for working on important habits and skills while the kids are out of school. One of the things … [Read more...] about Boost Attention & Concentration this Summer with BrainBeat
'Tis the season... Summer homeschool. Before you think I'm the mean mom, forcing my kids to the kitchen table, you should read this. :) So what's in the summer workboxes this year? 1. Morning routine sheet & Schedule of the day 2. Copywork We are working on perfecting the way … [Read more...] about Summer Workboxes
Banana bread is one of those simple pleasures in life. When I was diagnosed with Celiac Disease, it was one of the first baked goods I learned to make and I'm so glad I did. After much tweaking, I have been able to accommodate all of our other diet changes since my diagnosis; I give to you a gluten, … [Read more...] about Gluten, Dairy & Refined Sugar-Free Banana Bread
When you have a child diagnosed with something - be it autism, ADHD, Sensory Processing Disorder, or whatever, you will no doubt hear some variation of these words along the way: "But what is normal anyway? There's really no such thing." The people speaking these words are usually doing so … [Read more...] about Yes, There is Such a Thing as “Normal”