Self-help skills – Packing for a Trip

Traveling has been a big part of our family life for the past decade or so. We have always loved taking short overnight trips to get to know the different places where we have been around. As the girls grew we gave them each their own list of things to pack. For me the easiest […]

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Summer activities

Summer is finally here and for some of us it is a time for relaxing, traveling, down time and fun.  For me it has been an interruption of services, therapies and a pause on the progress my kid was making on her goals.  It took me a while to figure out that I could work […]

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Teaching our kids to self advocate

“In the long run, we shape our lives, and we shape ourselves. The process never ends until we die. And the choices we make are ultimately our own responsibility.”   Eleanor Roosevelt   What is Self Advocacy? The dictionary defines self-advocacy as the act of representing oneself, either generally in society or in formal proceedings, such […]

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