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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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Humiliation by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum This was a hard weekend for me. Sometimes they are. It was one of those times when I noticed other people noticing my son. Noticing that he's different. Noticing that ev ... Read on »
Marriage by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Marriage. Remember those butterflies you'd get in your tummy just thinking his name way back when? How you couldn't wait for that next phone call or another letter in the ... Read on »
Kaeden is Home by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Kaeden is home after a long summer vacation in America with aunts and uncles and cousins and grandparents and great grandparents. He had a wonderful time and the stories he ... Read on »
Cancer by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum I'm not quite sure how to feel today. It's a mixed bag of emotions and one side of me is cheering while the other shivers in sadness. Today, one of my dearest friends was ... Read on »
Introducing.... by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum We were on summer vacation in Austria and Czech Republic. One day, we went to visit the zoo. There were bears and goats and a leopard and monkeys...and a cage fu ... Read on »
Happy Bday Jari by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Dear Jari, Hey my 10 year old! How did that happen, you already in the double digits? Sometimes it seems as if you have always been with me, sometimes as if i ... Read on »
Kaed's coming HOME! by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum My son is coming home! I haven't seen my boy since June 24th when I dropped him at the airport for summer adventures in America. It was long enough when I thought I'd see ... Read on »
Rest In Peace by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum In loving memory of my little Crocky who stays with us in spirit. May you find health, lots of fresh veggies, and the very crunchiest of hay in the place you have gone. ... Read on »
The Life of 40 by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Wow, it has been a long time since I have written. Every day I think, "I need to blog about this." But it just never happens. However, life has been ... Read on »
England by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Yesterday I spent a portion of my day making plans. PLans that are pretty exciting, to me and my family. See, a few months back, I was also making plans. PLans for Jari a ... Read on »
College by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum I am a college graduate. I have a bachelor's degree in elementary education with a minor in art. It's something that I worked very hard to achieve, and I am proud of the f ... Read on »
How To Act by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum I'm home. And I still feel jittery, almost as if I have done something wrong. But I haven't. What I have done is good and right, something that shouldn't need considerati ... Read on »
Dots of Goings On by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum It's raining and cold today. Nothing like the rain to make the grass grow and the flowers bloom once the sun shines again. I'm trying to keep it positive. Really, I d ... Read on »
Health Issues by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum I have been thinking non-stop about my parents, my in-laws, my grandparents lately. It's been kind of driving me a little crazy. I am so worried about the health of all th ... Read on »
Gumball Soccer by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Last night tucking Jari into bed was a total and complete adventure. He talked and talked and talked without taking a breath. At 11, he was finally yawning and rubbing ... Read on »
Me and My Man by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Tonight, we're going to be kid-free, my man and I. It's such a strange experience as the kids grow up and have other agendas, and you find yourself alone with this pers ... Read on »
It Hurts by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum It hurts. I watch him prepare his bag, fill it with clothes and special mementos. I watch him write a list of all he is to bring. I watch him without him knowing. ... Read on »
Doctor Mommy by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Sometimes we as parents do something that is perfectly right and it makes us feel proud of our parenting ability. In general, parenting is a difficult game and we usual ... Read on »
Driving by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Today I planned a day out with a girlfriend. For Christmas, I bought her a surprise of High Tea and we just got around to going. She had no clue what our plans were which ... Read on »
Real Women by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum I discovered something about myself this weekend. I attended a 40th birthday party for one of our aquaintances through soccer, as well as the dad of one of Jari's friends. ... Read on »