Days of Gratitude- Day Three

We are continuing our Days of Gratitude leading up to Thanksgiving.  My firstborn grandson lives with autism.  To say that his diagnosis has put a different spin on life is an understatement.  Autism is not easy.  It brings many challenges with it-educational challenges (he is one smart kiddo, but it's hard to find a program [...]

By | November 27th, 2013|Categories: Holiday|Tags: , |Comments Off on Days of Gratitude- Day Three

Bill’s Movie List~One

I like to think of this  blog space as a place where we explore care of the self through care of our home environment and awareness of life all around us.  We share things that inspire us whether that inspiration is a cool, dark blue, blueberry, a finely appointed kitchen, Van Gogh's Siesta or a [...]

By | April 28th, 2012|Categories: Care of Soul|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Bill’s Movie List~One

Autism-We All Have a Little Bit

photo courtesy autismspeaksblog.file.wordpress.com Autism.  There are so many feelings and realities associated with the word: fear, hope, trust, anger, despair, relief, determination and happiness.  Years ago an autism diagnosis was fairly rare.  Parents were told to put their children in asylums.  Mothers were blamed for their child's condition.   So much was unknown. Today, [...]

By | April 6th, 2012|Categories: Care of Soul|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Autism-We All Have a Little Bit