Life Is Good Special Edition Autism Awareness Tees

Life Is Good Special Edition Autism Awareness Tees

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When our son was diagnosed with Autism, I was ready to embrace the challenge.

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A Letter To My Son

A Letter To My Son

Have you ever wanted to write a letter to someone special in your life? After my brother passed away, I wrote a letter to him. I put one copy in his pocket, so it is buried with him. I also have a copy for myself.

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I’ve Got A Stat For You

I’ve Got A Stat For You
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I’ve Got A Stat For You
By Andrew Edwards

Andrew Edwards recounts his difficult journey to manage his autism while living in a world filled with bullying and a lack of understanding. Growing up in a single parent household with his mother, encountering bureaucracy at every turn, and facing a world that did not want to understand or relate to him, Andrew ultimately emerged from his turbulent childhood as a successful and extraordinary young man.

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Impromptu trip out of town

Impromptu trip out of town

Yesterday evening, my husband and I had planned to go grocery shopping. We wanted to wait until after our son got home from school, that way we could all get out of the house. Our son loves trips in the car!

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Your words have an impact

Your words have an impact

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Earlier this week, I read a news article about an employee who lost her job due to what she posted on social media. Unfortunately, stories like this are not uncommon our digital age. Young adults who have grown up using social media need basic life lessons on what to post and what not to post and how it can impact them. Be careful what you say and how you say it as your words have an impact.

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Much Needed Upgrades

Much Needed Upgrades

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This past weekend, I found myself making some much needed upgrades. I have avoided shopping online since I have been a stay at home mom and full time blogger. We are living on one full time income right now, plus, I really don’t have the need to update my wardrobe for work anymore.

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Cute and Comfortable Sandals

Cute and Comfortable Sandals

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When I was offered the opportunity to try a pair of cute shoes, I immediately chose a few styles that I loved. I am so happy that I received a pair of Verona Sandals because our weather is quickly heating up. I received a sample product to review in exchange for my honest opinion.

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We hosted a #DisneySide Event

We hosted a #DisneySide Event

I am so honored that my family and I were chosen to show our #DisneySide with a get together! We received a party pack to assist in our #DisneySide event in exchange for our honest opinion.

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End to an Era with Parenthood

End to an Era with Parenthood

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I started watching Parenthood when it first premiered six years ago. Parenthood was easy to relate to because of Max. As any Parenthood fan knows, Max has Asperbers Syndrome. Our son has Autism and I think Parenthood was the first show to feature a character with Autism on television.

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End of an Era

End of an Era

One morning last weekend, our son woke up, got dressed and went over to his little play station set up at the kitchen table to play with his sand. He received special sand to play with for Christmas. My husband and I realized how much is he is growing up and becoming more independent and less dependent on us. Our son is 8 years old and has Autism and Special Needs. Usually, he likes to be near one of us or take over the television. He likes to follow us from room to room too. He rarely goes into another room to play on his own.

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