#DarkTO messed up our holiday, but we experienced unexpected fun!

First off HAPPY NEW YEAR! Wishing you all the best for 2014 :) So I've been away and will good reason. Like everyone else I'm sure we all had a nice break and holiday from the normal routine in our lives. Every year we look forward to visiting my family in Pickering for the holidays. Usually … [Read more...]

Top Secret Project For My Parent’s 40th Anniversary

My parents had their 40th wedding anniversary on August 26th, 2013 and my sister in law approached me with the idea to do something super special for them. On their 25th anniversary I had organized a get together with family that summer for them. I had made them an album to put their wedding … [Read more...]

I didn’t think my son would ever be verbal

There was a day where I didn't think my son would ever be verbal. He was happily talking and babbling away until until around his first birthday and everything just seemed to stop. No eye contact, he wouldn't respond to his name (but he could hear you), he would cry and throw up at the sound of … [Read more...]

The reality of being a (super) parent

I miss those carefree days of my younger life. Routines consisted of school, hanging with friends, fun on the weekends, and chilling with family. These days life is good too, but there are so many worries. Things that I really didn't want to come to pass but I have to face it. That being that my … [Read more...]

Advocating for my child

I've always known this but it wasn't until recently I've truly understood that I am truly my son's ONLY advocate when it comes to his ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder) diagnosis and the school system. Just like any business, the school board will market they they have your child's best interest at … [Read more...]

Our Blue Mountain Mini Vacation

Since having our son we haven't really gone on vacation much due to his sensitivity to noise. Now that he is 3 and a half and more tolerable of the sounds around him, we were able to go on a mini vacation. We decided to go to Collingwood, Ontario at the Blue Mountain Resort. It was perfect … [Read more...]