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Getting Ready for the Holidays in Colorado with the Santa Express Train

Getting Ready for the Holidays in Colorado with the Santa Express Train

November 4th, 2015

We've passed Halloween, we're coming up to Thanksgiving and preparing for Christmas. This year, one of our contribu[...]

A View in the Mirror : Why I Don’t Light it Up Blue, But it’s Cool if You Do

A View in the Mirror : Why I Don't Light it Up Blue, But it's Cool if You Do

April 9th, 2015

First of all, let me say, I have two ends of the spectrum living in my home.  For personal and privacy reasons I do[...]

Planning “Sensory-Friendly” Family Time That Everyone Will Enjoy

Planning "Sensory-Friendly" Family Time That Everyone Will Enjoy

February 16th, 2015

The first thing you should do when planning quality, sensory-friendly family time is to make a list of the various types of entertainment that your family will enjoy doin[...]

Snapshot of a Special Needs Family

Snapshot of a Special Needs Family

November 7th, 2014

Some days I forget. I forget that our family isn’t “normal” because we experience so many “normal” moments-complaining about homework after dinner, ice cream eating cont[...]

When You Need Rainbows and Unicorns

When You Need Rainbows and Unicorns

November 4th, 2014

It has been a hard couple of months. My daughter got disappointing results on the Sensory Integration and Praxis Test, despite having been in occupational therapy for fou[...]