Tag Archives: teens

Important Pieces of Life

Many experiences leading from my childhood to young adulthood still haunt me to this day when I think back on them. I can still feel the fear, sadness and confusion, just as I felt so many years ago when the … Continue reading

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Transitioning From Mommy to Mom

I’m a parent. Been one for over 16 years now, but this whole parenting thing is tricky business. How do you transition your parenting duties from childhood to adulthood? We spend years getting our kids ready for the day, feeding … Continue reading

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The Young Man He Is and Isn’t

I was looking at my son the other night and saw him. I imagined him without Autism and the learning delays that come with it. I thought of all the things that an average sixteen year old boy would be … Continue reading

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Pretty Girls – One-Liner Wednesday

“Pretty girls don’t do that.” ~ the 3 year old was told An innocent statement perhaps, but does it cause more harm than good? Could statements like this have a negative impact on a child’s future body image and self-esteem? … Continue reading

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