Since sharing with everyone that Jayce is on the Autism spectrum, I’ve had so many mamas coming to me with questions about their children and seeking advice. I also know there are so many people that still don’t understand what a day in my life and Jayce’s life is like and they are curious. I don’t blame you! It’s completely foreign for people that are not experiencing it themselves and it’s something that many people areintrigued by so I wanted to share that with everyone. [Read more…]
This is a long story… Over 41 weeks to be exact, but who’s counting, right? I’ll skip the morning sickness, headaches, cramps, sciatica, heartburn etc. and skip to when I was about 37 weeks pregnant. I’ll also leave out the countless hours I spent walking on a treadmill during my final weeks.
At this point Eli was face up, twisted, my cervix was WAY off to the left side, I was dilating some and “prodromal labor” started. I was no longer having braxton hicks, these were REAL contractions that continued from this point until I went into active labor at 41 weeks + 1 day. [Read more…]
Autism. Did that make ya cringe a little? No worries, it used to be hard for me, too. A loaded word that literally made my heart stop. My 3.5 year old son, Jayce, is on the Autism spectrum. I want to go back a year to when our journey towards this diagnosis began. It was a roller coaster and a whirlwind of every emotion you can possibly think of, but thanks to his early diagnosis, my little guy is doing so well now. [Read more…]