Monthly Archive: September 2011

Things I Know – The A to Z of Me 17

Things I Know – The A to Z of Me

For this week’s Things I Know I thought I would borrow an idea I have seen recently from At Home Mum and Aspie in the Family and give you the lowdown on the A...

Thankful for Holidays 2

Thankful for Holidays

First off, I’m thankful that I finally got myself together to join in with this meme. Every week I get to Thursday and think “Crap, I’ve forgotten about Thankful Thursday again!” and then promise...

The Sleepover – Part One 2

The Sleepover – Part One

My two eldest kids have started the holidays with separate sleepovers with their grandparents who live a couple of hours away. I am not sure who was more anxious about this in the beginning...

Junk Sculpture dragon - www.myhometruths.com 7

How to Make a Junk Sculpture Dragon

It is quite ironic that this post is about a craft project – I don’t do craft. At all. But Matilda was very excited when a note came home from school inviting all students...

Two Steps Forward, One Step Back 12

Two Steps Forward, One Step Back

We’ve  attended a few birthday parties lately – it is certainly birthday party season here at Chez Russell. I have written before about how problematic birthday parties can be for kids on the autism...

Things I Know About Stuff 6

Things I Know About Stuff

After a self-imposed meme sabbatical I’m back this week linking up with Shae from Yay For Home for the things I know. * I know my baby has been really sick with a chest...

The Road to Mainstream – Part 2 5

The Road to Mainstream – Part 2

Last week I wrote a post about my son’s imminent transition from a special education class to a mainstream classroom.  I focused on his experiences up until this point in a variety of education settings...