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More Pyramid Run? by Kristie Meyer Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Drew is obsessed with Temple Run.  He wanted more running games, so over several weeks, we've downloaded all the Temple Run games, a game called Pyramid Chase, and several o ... Read on »
Spring Pics by Kristie Meyer Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics We got the boys' spring pictures back today.  I think it is one of the best pics Drew has taken in years.  His aide told me that when they were trying to get him to look at ... Read on »
Bloggy randomness for you by Kristie Meyer Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics When I was a kid, we went to my Grandma and Grandpa Vagedes' house a lot.  My sister Kelly was the oldest grandchild in the family.  She was quite proud of this fact and qui ... Read on »
Hand Flapping! by Kristie Meyer Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics  I read this on Facebook on an Autism Discussion Board and thought I would share it with my readers.  It is very useful information.   Hand Flapping! Hand flappin ... Read on »
Woody is sick by Kristie Meyer Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics It's been awhile since we've had a Woody story.  Blake had the flu last week and is still coughing from it.  He had fever of 104.4 and was miserable.  I started putting Vick ... Read on »
Blake's Dentist Appointment by Kristie Meyer Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics A few years ago, I took the boys to the dentist. Neither one was especially cooperative. Over the summer, Drew had his teeth cleaned and and ten baby teeth extracted. He h ... Read on »
It was a big step, but it was worth it. by Kristie Meyer Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Some Christians have a moment in their life when they gave their heart to Christ and see their lives radically changed.  My story is a little different.  I have posted my st ... Read on »
Not your typical 12 year old boy movie by Kristie Meyer Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics This afternoon, Drew came home from school and asked, "Can we watch The Sound of Music?"  I double checked to make sure that I heard him right, and indeed I had.  I told him ... Read on »
A fun app by Kristie Meyer Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics My kids are constantly playing with their iPads.  I downloaded a Talking Tom app for Blake a few weeks ago and he really liked it.  Of course, this resulted in him asking fo ... Read on »
Mama dropped the ball by Kristie Meyer Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Yesterday, Drew asked me all day long, "When is supper?  You make supper soon?"  I just kept saying, "It's not suppertime yet," and went about my day, which consisted of mun ... Read on »
Weighted Blanket Results by Kristie Meyer Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics I posted last time that I was going to attempt to make a weighted blanket for Drew for Christmas.  I bought two flat sheets, sewed them together inside out and turned them r ... Read on »
A Sensory DIY attempt by Kristie Meyer Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics I looked at buying a weighted blanket for Drew for Christmas, but was astounded at how expensive they are.  Drew loves blankets, regular and weighted, but the boy has rules. ... Read on »
Guest Blog by Kristie Meyer Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics I wrote a guest blog post for Bonnie at Fragile X Files.  I officially met Bonnie this past summer at the Miami International Fragile X Conference, though we'be been bloggy ... Read on »
So proud of Blake by Kristie Meyer Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Tonight was the school Christmas program.  They've been practicing their songs for weeks, the first one was "All I'm Gettin' For Christmas is...Nuttin'"  and "Feliz Navi ... Read on »
Haven't had a post like this in awhile.... by Kristie Meyer Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Saturday evening, I wasn't feeling the greatest.  I have a bad head cold and didn't feel like cooking.  The kids were happy that I was going to order a pizza.  They think it ... Read on »
A good decision by Kristie Meyer Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics In April, we got an iPad.  The boys both love it and fight constantly over whose turn it is.  On Black Friday, I bought another one.  Blake had chewed and picked at our old ... Read on »
Sensitive Santa 2012 by Kristie Meyer Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics For the past several years, we have participated in Dayton Mall's Sensitive Santa.  This year, we debated about whether we were going to do it.  In the end, we let the boys ... Read on »
A tough transisiton by Kristie Meyer Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Mrs. H. dropped the boys off from school and she said that Drew was moving too slow for Blake and it made Blake mad.  He hit or bit or kicked Drew, which obviously upset him ... Read on »
Trick or Treat by Kristie Meyer Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics In our county, we have Trick or Treat the Thursday before Halloween.  I don't really know why, but was glad it was last night, because the weather was great!  75 degrees! ... Read on »
Drew's Favorite Time of Year by Kristie Meyer Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Drew is not the biggest fan of summer.  But he loves it when the weather cools off.  Eric was out mowing up leaves yesterday and Drew hurried to help him.  T ... Read on »