Special Needs parent

10 Simple Things To Pay Attention To In The Company Of A Special Needs Parent

Our strong instincts to avoid saying or doing anything manifests out of a deep need to not embarrass the special needs parent or ourselves.  To do no harm. Here are 10 guidelines that I put together from my own experience of raising a special needs child, and helping several others.
Special Needs Child

My Special Needs Son Flourished When I Got Out Of His Way And Here’s My Story

My son was diagnosed with Autism and he did pretty darned well without all my special needs mom anxiety heaped on him. We all needed a break- me, from autism and my husband and son, from me!
Sustainable lifestyle ideas

12 Sustainable Lifestyle Ideas That Will Be The Norm In Our Kids’ World

Millennials continue to the be most willing to pay extra for sustainable offerings, with generation Z not far behind. Here are 12 sustainable lifestyle ideas that might well become the staple in our children's lives- much like smartphones and social media have become in ours.
Holiday hoemwork for parents

This school is redefining holiday homework. It’s for parents, not kids!

From tips on bonding to learning the value of effort, from hitting it up with neighbours to sharing the love with pets, this holiday to-do list for parents has it all covered adorably!

Do Fewer Toys For Children Mean Lesser Play?

There is credit in intentionally limiting toys for children. Fewer toys for children act as stimulants to develop creativity and empathy. Amidst the constant bombardment of more advanced, more colorful, more stimulating, more educational, more this and more that, this article presents why less is really more!