Just Give Me A Day…

Just give me a day… where I don’t feel bad about hating your cutesy poems about how Autism has made your child unique and special. A day where I can scream f*ck you to your declarations about how it’s made you a more patient parent, and enhanced your life in every way. A day to […]

You got United Healthcare? You may want to check into this…

https://www.autismspeaks.org/advocacy/advocacy-news/united-healthcare-announces-aba-coverage-standard-benefits As it currently stands, there’s an autism mandate for ABA coverage here in Texas, yet our insurer, United Healthcare (or better yet, our group plan under UHC) has chosen to opt out of the mandate leaving us bottoms out when it comes to obtaining this evidence-based therapy. I argue with them and others, made […]

Family Time x2

We recently moved to east Texas and while I’m not sure if I’ll enjoy our time here I cannot deny that it is absolutely gorgeous on this side of the state.  Being that my husband is from this area, he wanted to take us to Washington on the Brazos, which is a piece of history […]

The Mask of Strength

I put on good front.  I smile a lot, joke often, and let on that I rarely ever let anything get me down.  It’s all a lie.  I’m tired all of the time.  I’m cranky, moody, and depressed.  My kids are my world and I would do anything for them, but I’m drained of every […]