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Autism & Empathy (A LOT of it)

There is a common misconception that people who have Autism lack empathy. I beg to differ. Autistic people may have difficulty at times understanding the emotions of others around them (honestly, don’t we all?), but that does not mean that they lack empathy. 1,081 more words

Special Needs

Top 10 Reasons to go to Family Conference

10. Be inspired or be inspiring!

9.  Have an experience you will never forget, like dancing Gangnam Style on stage with all your friends.

8. Meet the family liaisons and enjoy their opening ceremony antics! 117 more words

Family Conference

The Auto-immune Connection

Why are so many of us suffering with auto-immune related conditions? There seems to be an epidemic of these sorts of illnesses and I wonder, is it tied in with the epidemic of people suffering from low self esteem and a crippling sense of not being good enough? 399 more words


Day Thoughts

How often do you appreciate life?

There are times when we don’t appreciate the air that we breathe every day and just complain why our lives didn’t come out like what others are experiencing better in life than us. 333 more words

Daily Word Vomit

Feature: Igor + Andre

Igor + Andre by Danny Roberts is one of the blogs that I loved to visit.  When I was in college, I have been already visiting Danny Roberts’s blog. 73 more words


Never Apologize For Your Feelings.

Growing up your parents or guardians or anyone that was older than you would always say “if you don’t have anything nice to say, don’t say it at all.” And we lived by that. 149 more words



It’s hard enough to accept yourself

But it seems the world continually conspires

To make you retire

All sense of hope

Before the masses

And the opinions… 479 more words