Archive for the 'Autism Adventures' Category

Old Van, New Van

Thursday, August 27th, 2020

Well, we finally did it!  We finally found and bought a new-to-us minivan!  We traded in our Honda Odyssey yesterday, since it needs a new transmission and it was just easier to let the dealership take it. Easier for us, anyway.  For Tad, not so much. We had owned this minivan since just before Tad’s […]

Drive Thru Party

Tuesday, July 28th, 2020

One of the hardest things about the current situation is not being able to socialize as much. One of Tad’s friends, Lane, had a drive thru birthday parade instead of a party.  The good news is that a lot of people joined the parade.  And Tad had one of his masks on him, so he […]

Tad Does Chores

Monday, July 27th, 2020

Tad’s therapist H (and she needs a better name than just H for the blog, especially since she is going to be with Tad for LIFE) and I agreed that the teenage lug needs to start doing some regular chores around here. He was not thrilled.  But he’s doing them. He helps me fold towels […]

Lunch With Ms. C

Thursday, July 23rd, 2020

One of the hardest parts of school closing so abruptly in March was the fact that the kids never got to say a proper goodbye to so many people.  For Tad, who is moving on to the high school, this was particularly sad. But things were made a little bit better today, because he got […]