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Monthly Archives: May 2011

Can We Get a Psychic in Here?

This past weekend, my husband and I went to the Autism Now conference in Maryland.  Something I am beginning to learn (that I’m sure all of you more experienced Autism Mothers will nod in agreement with) is that there is a ridiculous amount of websites and organizations out there who deal with autism.  By “ridiculous”, […]

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Oh, Happier Days

I’ve definitely been rolling around in the mud of self-pity, sorry, and fear lately.  I’ve also been wearing an Christmas-sweater-ugly cloak of anger.  I’m not really out of this hole yet, to be sure.  But Max is having a better day.  So I thought it wise to write something nice so that anyone reading this […]

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toasty redhead - May 14, 2011 - 7:40 pm

Right on!

Gretchen - June 30, 2011 - 9:14 am

I was like you and over bought products, read almost every book on the market about therapies and parenting a child on the spectrum.
Long story short one thing that we could not live without was Melatonin.
http://www.webmd.com/brain/autism/news/20091012/melatonin-helps-autistic-kids-sleep
Highly worth trying. It has made such a difference in my son’s sleeping.

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