Today Heidi received an iPad, thanks to the FaHCSIA Helping Children with Autism Funding. I took a walk with Annie this evening and we discussed why Heidi got an iPad and Annie did not – we simply couldn’t afford to
We are having a small get together on Sunday with some of Heidi’s friends from Pre-Prep last year. The party has a Mickey Mouse theme and I stayed up late one evening googling and designing Mickey Mouse invitations, I didn’t
I like it when my husband drives the car, especially on long car trips. Because for that moment in time I have his undivided attention… well aside from that which is concentrating on the actual driving of vehicle without crashing
Something very excited happened on Saturday, the girls, my husband and I went into the city to see the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra (MSO) perform a special childrens session called “Movement Makes Music” This unique collaboration between the MSO and the
There are so many fabulous blog posts about Autism and Aspergers that I discover each week I thought it was time to showcase them. I’m posting on Saturdays so I can link up with the wonderful #SpecialSaturday on Twitter. 1.
I recently posted a picture to instagram of Heidi’s bedroom – see picture above. Lovely sparkly clean bedroom, I had just spent hours cleaning and tidying it. The bed is flat on the floor for the same reason I removed
I’ve talked about Autism in play previously but for this post I’d like to talk about how a play based assessment can be used to test for signs of Autism Spectrum Disorder: Quote: The way people think about autism has