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~Being Open about my Illness~You're Crazy~


At the beginning of my diagnosis I was completely in denial. So although diagnosed, I did not even acknowledge my diagnosis for the first 4 years. 341 more words

Be Whomever You Dream

Response to schools limiting student’s vocational goals –

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Music with autism

Whenever I think about my son and music, I always sort of chuckle. He likes music and sometimes he sings along but he quickly gets embarrassed if I notice. 76 more words


Responding with a Thankful Heart

Sometimes it’s really hard to be thankful. To be thankful for life the way it is, instead of the way I want it to be. Today, I noticed Karis’ right leg is looking a lot shorter than her left one. 290 more words


5 Game Changing Things Every Parent Needs To Do Before An IEP Team Meeting

Preparing for an IEP meeting can be intimidating. While it can often feel like it’s a group of professionals against one parent, most teachers truly want what is best for the student. 829 more words


Renovated Variety Place in Outlook, Sask. has grand reopening

Community members, dignitaries and day program participants were on hand Tuesday for the grand reopening of Variety Place in Outlook, Sask.

The day program facility, which delivers supports and services for 25 people with disabilities, had been closed during renovations. 179 more words


The Cornwall Crafter Podcast is live!!

So… I can’t quite believe that I have actually filmed, and uploaded, 2 podcasts! I have been saying for months that I was going to do it so to finally have it started is equal parts exciting and nerve-wracking. 618 more words