Ever feel like you are missing out on some really fun times with your special needs kiddos because you just don’t have the time to research what is out there? We’ve got you covered! Here’s a list of local and national sensory sensitive events. Some are on-going, like the Chuck E. Cheese Sensory Sensitive Sundays and some are one-time events for Autism Awareness Month, like the Sensory Friendly Day at the Dallas Zoo. LOCAL EVENTS Atlanta – Center for Puppetry Arts Sensory-Frie
Obviously, we live everyday at our house doing what we can to raise autism awareness and provide some tools for parents going through the same challenges and successes we’ve experienced over the years. However, this year’s Autism Awareness month takes on new meaning for us personally. Our youngest child (16 months old) has been diagnosed as developmentally delayed. And while we go from early intervention specialist to speech therapy to occupational therapist and then physical
Being creative in the kitchen is one of my favourite ways to have some soul-replenishing "me time" while also doing something special for my friends and family. In observance of this year's #WAAD, I decided to make some puzzle piece cookies to share with our co-workers and neighbors. I did some research and found these on Amazon. They had good reviews and the price was right! I used a standard sugar cookie recipe from Betty Crocker that my family uses for our holiday cookies.