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MiaHysteria

Mia Hysteria shares her inspirational, humorous and sometimes heartwrenching journey of raising 3 young children, one with special needs, while managing a life of chaos in her blog, General Hysteria. She is a mother, wife, blogger, practicing writer. Candid about her life's experiences currently... Full Bio
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Good-Bye General Hysteria by MiaHysteria Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting At this point, I’ve found that: I’ve turned a page in my life. I no longer feel “hysterical” about my life. Maybe it’s because we have Alex on more appropriate me ... Read on »
FTF~ Write It Down by Jennie Linthorst by MiaHysteria Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting : Life moves fast when you have a child with special needs. As parents, we’re constantly motivating our children child with Herculean efforts, affect, patience, p ... Read on »
Squirmy Wormy~How I Learned to Help Myself-SPD Children’s Book Review by MiaHysteria Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting The numbers for Autism can be as staggering as 1 in 91 children; the incidence higher for boys, 1 in 58. Most children diagnosed with autism, along with children witho ... Read on »
Permanent link to Crossroads – To Continue or Not by MiaHysteria Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I’m at a crossroads.  So many things in play. I began General Hysteria, really, for me.  I began General Hysteria for any other special needs parents that felt alon ... Read on »
Permanent link to I’m A Beautiful Sugar Doll by MiaHysteria Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Of course that is to be read as though I’m Singing, “I’m A Fairy Princess” with my arms held out wide, twirling around (and all that is to taken as a joke). A week ... Read on »
Gin Anyone? Not Me Monday ~ 03-08-10 by MiaHysteria Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Either I’m very tired, very distracted or very confused…maybe all? I did not attempt to place the gallon of milk in the (un-refrigerated) pantry. I did not atte ... Read on »
Reliving ‘That’ Moment on NBC’s “Parenthood” by MiaHysteria Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I don’t know if you had the chance to watch Parenthood Tuesday night. If you haven’t you should search the net for the series premier. I had tears in my eyes as ... Read on »
End the R-Word by MiaHysteria Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting You might be wondering why I’m supporting this day, this cause. Other than the obvious of how this is offensive to most everyone. WelleveryoneexceptthatidiotontheF ... Read on »
FTF – “The Vows of Special Needs Parents” By Chynna Laird by MiaHysteria Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting In the continuation of First Things First, a new writing series put together by Hartley Steiner (of Hartley’s Life With 3 Boys ) Chynna Laird of Lily Wolf Words has wri ... Read on »
Oops, I Did It Again…. by MiaHysteria Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Yes, this is me being bored with my ‘look’. Yes, this is something I’ve done every year so far. Yes, you should expect this to be a little messed up for a bit. ... Read on »
Not Me Monday ~ 2-22-2010 by MiaHysteria Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I did not threaten my son that if he didn’t stop whining, I would find more medicine for him to take. I did not chuckle inside at the sheer insanity of that threat. I d ... Read on »
Say What?!? Some Things Can Wait ~ 2/19/10 by MiaHysteria Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Her: “Mommy, why are you wearing underwear when you sleep?” Me:  “Because I always where underwear.” Her:  “But why?” Me:  “Because I ... Read on »
I want to be a perfect mother…are you? by MiaHysteria Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting How many times does a mother feel a failure?  Am I the only one? I think I’m a good mother, but I have more moments than I ever wish to admit where a meltdown of all ... Read on »
Rays of Sunshine – Happy Birthday by MiaHysteria Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting ”…you’ll never know… how much I love you… Please don’t take my Sunshine Away…..” Thus is the end of the song my daughter, your granddaughter loves.  The song ... Read on »
Not Me Monday (Yawn) ~ 02/15/10 by MiaHysteria Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I do not have a fun Not Me Monday post that I’ve been struggling to hold in my cluttered mind. I am not too tired to put it up. I did not do this instead…. ... Read on »
The Judgements of Others…Shouldn’t They Know Better? by MiaHysteria Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting An interesting thing….no matter how well you think someone understands the challenges your child faces, something so little happens that makes you realize, they understan ... Read on »
FTF – “A Jaw Dropping Experience” By Marla Roth-Fisch by MiaHysteria Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Towards the end of summer in sunny Colorado, my entire family wanted to get one last outdoor swim in. My husband and I swam and played with the kids in the large pool, en ... Read on »
The Loss by MiaHysteria Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Last week, I found myself literally standing before school administrators, tearing. Driving into our designated handicap parking area, our meeting area for Alex and his ... Read on »