Pediatric Psychology Appointment & Back to Work

Monday morning, we went to Elizabeth's first appointment with a pediatric psychologist. I was so happy with who we chose, she was fantastic. Her office was full of toys and Elizabeth was happy as the doctor and I talked. She observed her some of the time as well. There were loads and loads of questions … Continue reading Pediatric Psychology Appointment & Back to Work

Elizabeth | 30 Months

This is an update on Elizabeth, our strong-willed and affectionate 2½ year old. She is more than likely autistic and has a pretty substantial speech delay as well as sensory issues which cause serious meltdowns, but we are learning her and she is overall healthy and happy. She is getting better about interacting with her … Continue reading Elizabeth | 30 Months

Antique Shopping with Samuel and Back to the Park

On Sunday, I took Samuel to a small antique shop near us and he had a great time talking to the shop owner about all the different little action figures he had for sale. It was nice to go out with him by myself, and let him do something he enjoyed, because this happens so … Continue reading Antique Shopping with Samuel and Back to the Park

Boy/Girl Outings & Re-Check with the Orthopedic

There have been a number of outings lately where the girls were together, and the boys were doing something else. On New Year’s Eve, Maggie and I took the little girls out just to get out of the house, while Stephen took the boys to a quint downtown near us to see the sights. They … Continue reading Boy/Girl Outings & Re-Check with the Orthopedic

Comfy Clothes and a Book Just for Her

Elizabeth has been having a hard time with clothes for over six months now but I think I found something that will help. She has white cotton t-shirts and pink sweatpants that she wears to bed every night, and then random shirts, pants, and dresses to wear during the day. The problem has been that … Continue reading Comfy Clothes and a Book Just for Her