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...

I’m Grateful for…One-on-One Time with my Kids 20

I’m Grateful for…One-on-One Time with my Kids

This week I had the pleasure of spending an entire day of one-on-one time with one of my children. This does not happen very often – in this case it was due to my...

Things I Know About Working on a Friday 6

Things I Know About Working on a Friday

Another Friday is upon us and I’d normally be at home having some one-on-one time with Delilah Bear. But not today. I am instead at work. But that is no excuse to not play...

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: paperwork & planning - www.myhometruths.com 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...

Cherishing My Three Little Bears – #3 Interview & #4 Praise 8

Cherishing My Three Little Bears – #3 Interview & #4 Praise

I am linking up again with Naomi over at Seven Cherubs as part of her ongoing Cherishing Your Cherubs Project.  As I was snowed under with what can only be described as lots of...