#Impactful Blogs: Learn From Autistics

Learn from Autistics features both practical parenting tips and interviews with people on the autism spectrum. The blog gives parents, caregivers and teachers the experience of reading autistic viewpoints as they try to better serve the autistic children in their lives. Your blog: Learn from Autistics Your City, Country: Granger, Indiana USA What inspired you to write a blog: I first learned about autism when my younger brother was diagnosed with Aspergers Syndrome. Growing up with a sibling on the spectrum gave me some insight into the … [Read more...]

#ImpactfulBlogs: Anxious Toddlers

Natasha Daniels Anxious Toddlers website is dedicated to all things toddler and beyond. You can turn to her blog for laughs, support and guidance about raising children of all ages with special love and attention to those who have anxious children. Your blog: Anxious Toddlers Your City, Country: Arizona, USA What inspired you to write a blog: To be completely honest – I didn’t even know much about what a blog was a year ago! My book on how to parent anxious toddlers was about to be released and I read it would be good to have a blog. I … [Read more...]

#ImpactfulBlogs: The Art of Autism

Debra Hosseini Muzikar is the author of The Art of Autism: Shifting Perceptions and Keri Bowers is the producer of Normal Films. Together they started a collaborative featuring autistic artists, authors, and entertainers from around the world. In the last year, The Art of Autism has produced Autism Unveiled: 90 blogs from autistic people in six weeks, the Beijing international art exhibit, an exhibit at the All Autism Wedding, and the 2016 Art of Autism Calendar...to name just a few of their successful projects involving the autism … [Read more...]

#ImpactfulBlogs: And Next Comes L

Dyan (pronounced "Diane") Robson is a stay-at-home-mom and piano teacher who married her childhood sweetheart. She has two sons, one with autism, hyperlexia and hypernumeracy. Dyan started her blog in 2013 at the request of friends and family to share the activities she does with her boys. Since then, her blog has expanded to cover a variety of topics, coming from her own curious interests and her family's life. She also helps others learn the ins and outs of blogging. She has the perfect blog to kick off our new series, #Impactful Blogs. I … [Read more...]

Autism Haps Around the Web
Shayla’s Awesome Update

By Shayla Hearn Below are some Autism happenings around the web from a busy mom’s point of view. A few personal moments, challenges, and triumphs and the places you can go to find answers and feel less alone. Deciphering Morgan You know it’s a sign of a great blog when you realize half of the night has gone by and you feel like you’ve made a best friend you’ve never met. She breaks my heart with an endearing story, reminds me that a diagnosis of autism in not the end of things, then has me snorting mimosa out of my nose with one of her … [Read more...]