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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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A New Drug. by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum I'm in a kind of writing funk lately. Seems like I can't write for love nor money these days. I start to reel out a post or a journal entry or work on a story, and it just ... Read on »
Summertime by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum I know Spring has just arrived. And I love Spring, what with sunshine and flowers and butterflies and bees. But, instead of focusing on Spring, I am thinking about summer. ... Read on »
Pictures by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Pictures are something I absolutely love. Even as a kid, I always had a camera with me, taking pictures anywhere I went. I'm not sure how my love for photography developed, ... Read on »
On Being A Parent by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum When we are young and considering starting a family, it just feels so happy and carefree. You want that little bundle of joy to fill your heart and home with laughter and l ... Read on »
Parenting Part 2 by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum A couple days back I was thinking about parenting and what it means. Yesterday, I realized yet again what it means as I took my little swollen boy to the doctor. His face a ... Read on »
Struggling by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum I'm struggling. Usually at this time of year that dark cloud that hovers over me lifts and I start to feel energized and renewed and just a tad bit lighter. But this year, ... Read on »
Playstation Games by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Knikkers=marbles pronounced Kuh-nick-kurs Kikkers=Frogs pronounced Kick-kurs Today after school Jari and I were playing Monopoly. When he jumped on my lap I felt someth ... Read on »
Kaeden and Autism, A Positive Side by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum So, I thought I'd talk about Kaeden today. It seems to me I always write about autism when we're going through the difficulties, which come quite frequently with my son. I ... Read on »
Freedom of Boys by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum My boys, The wind blowing your hair as the trees swayed in every direction. Your faces alight with happiness in being out in the great outdoors, cheeks re ... Read on »
SO Proud! by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum This morning made me recognize just how far Kaeden has come in the past month since we've gotten his meds regulated. He is so much easier to talk to, so much more open to ... Read on »
in pieces by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum i guess the time has come for a little pity party. i feel like crying big ole goober sobs to get it all out, but only those few little tears fall from time to time. and i ... Read on »
just things by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum just got home from my sis-in-laws house where she and her boyfriend hosted a yummy, gezellig bbq. it was a beautiful day, cooling off in the evening. the three of us start ... Read on »
Eight. by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum This morning we headed to Hasselt for a soccer tournament. It was a long day watching games, but something I always enjoy. It was the last soccer I will share with my seven ... Read on »
Confused Thoughts by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum I haven't written much about Kaeden in his new home. I haven't been able to come to terms with how i feel about it yet. i have so many mixed emotions running through me wit ... Read on »
just stuff by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum I've started so many posts over the past few weeks, but it seems every time my thoughts are interrupted by a phone call. And once I get past the call, my thoughts are shat ... Read on »
Man-Child by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum I feel my son hug me. His arms encompass me. His shoulders wrap around mine. I no longer encompass him. I look into my son's face. His face is no longer a baby face, but ... Read on »
autism woes by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum I'm beginning to feel scared. I don't know where Kaeden's life is going to take him. He seems to me, in general, to be a happy kid. Yet, there is always the underlying a ... Read on »
Dance Man by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Jari and I were having so much fun together dancing the other night. Giggles, smiles, and pure silly fun. Here's a glimpse of his great moves :-) Read on »
Happy Halloween 2009! by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Yep, it's that time of the year again...and our home is filled with excitement as my boys become vampires. Don't let them seek out the warmth o ... Read on »
Happy 40th Hon! by Tera .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Autism & Autism Spectrum Dear Ehr-Win, I remember back to when you turned 29. It was just after we had met, and I wasn't even aware it was your birthday. I had sent you a few ICQ messgaes ... Read on »