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Tera ..

I'm a stay at ome mom of two boys, aged 15 and 8. The eldest is in Judo, Boy Scouts, and is autistic, ADHD, and all that comes along with that. The youngest is a huge fan of soccer and plays brilliantly while learning to be the brother of an autistic individual. I am an America currntly... Full Bio
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This afternoon at work I was t ... by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum This afternoon at work I was talking to a fellow teacher when she asked me how Kaeden is doing.  This is one of those subjects in which I never quite know how to answer...in ... Read on »
A Year Past by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Wow, almost a year gone by and here I am, looking back over the past of my life, our life.  I can't believe all the things I have missed sharing...but it is what it is...tim ... Read on »
Health by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Today I spent the morning at the hospital.  This time, it was just for control of the breast cancer scare early last year.  I did my tests (another day of getting poked all ... Read on »
Back From Reprieve by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Has it really been SOOOO long?  Yes, it has.  Far too long.  I think one culprit is Facebook and using that as a tool to status my life, but the other culprit has been me my ... Read on »
We're at the halfway mark in t ... by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum We're at the halfway mark in this round with the psych hospital.  Halfway there... Last night I went to visit my son.  Picked him up and took him out for an ice cream con ... Read on »
Where Is GOD? by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Shades of blue come out from hiding Behind the white clouded feathers in the sky Somewhere up there, somewhere God is looking down on me? I touch the musty earth Feel ... Read on »
Autism and Psychiatric Hospital by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Today I have to find mental strength.  It seems so hard to do the past few months as I find myself sinking into some emotional pit of doom, unable to find even enough streng ... Read on »
Girlfriends by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum I smiled, I laughed, and then I cried.  Tears of acceptance through the raw emotion of truth.  She came to me, wrapped her arms around me, and the nervous laughter replaced ... Read on »
Gentle by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum I said a prayer upon waking this morning Asked that gentle come my way A gentle breeze with promises Whispered in my ear Today there will be sunshine Flowers will bloom ... Read on »
Mom by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Dear Mom, It is nearly Mother's Day- once again, a day set aside to honor the woman whom gave me life.  The woman whom brings me a security and trust I find with noone el ... Read on »
Freedom by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Freedom.  I felt it.  My mind was empty of all worries and my soul felt like it could fly.  Freedom.  I could taste it.  I could feel it.  I was alive. Such a simple thin ... Read on »
Nearly Every Day by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Nearly every day I open my blog and think about the long amount of time that has lapsed since my last post.  I want to write, to clear my mind in the only way which truly he ... Read on »
Meeting of Hope by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Tonight we go do some more problem solving with Kaeden's school. Yet another appointment to TRY to help our son. He isn't doing well, and the weight of his unhappiness is ... Read on »
Stomach Pain by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum I have complained about having knots in my stomach before. Though I have never really dealt with any stomach problems, issues I have had with Kaeden have caused some bo ... Read on »
A Day Lasts Too Long by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum It's been awhile since I've written. I come, trying to find words, but can't. My mind is lost in a fog. So much has been happening around here, so much that makes 2012 to ... Read on »
Fat by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum I am fat. That's a given and how I got here is a combination of genetics and mistakes, but it is what it is. I often go through phases in which I try to take better care o ... Read on »
Geocaching by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum So, we've started geocaching. Don't know what that is? www.geocaching.com Well, you should, as it is an extremely gratifying new hobby we have discovered indivi ... Read on »
Cliques by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum I am not a clique person. Never have been. Even as a kid, I found myself wondering and questioning why "everyone" seemed to have to be a part of a group. And I never was. ... Read on »
Wedded Bliss by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum This past weekend, Kaeden attended a wedding. Not only attended, but took part in the wedding ceremony. He passed out the ceremony books and led people to their seat ... Read on »
Life Is Fragile by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum The older I get, the more I come to see how fragile life is. In the blink of an eye, anything can happen and life changes, for you, your family, your friends. And it's so ... Read on »