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How My Son’s Sensory Processing Issues Helped Me Understand Myself

Growing up, I was kind of a quirky kid. When it was fashionable for kids to wear corduroy, plaid woo...

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How My Family Created a Sensory-Friendly Halloween

“Has anyone seen a giraffe on a bicycle?!” On any other day of the year, my frantic shout to people...

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How the Elbow Rule Helped My Child Learn About Personal Space

My Story I’m the mother of three kids. My middle child, Jacob, is coming up on his 13th birthday. Al...

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Anger Is Exhausting

My Story My two boys are about seven years apart in age. That’s far enough that they don’t have typi...

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Little Goals Can Be Better Than Big New Year’s Resolutions

My Story I’m a big-picture planner living in a house with step-by-step thinkers. My two younger chil...

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