The Ultimate Guide to Upcoming Autism Events in Hampton Roads

“Thanks so much for planning tonight’s event. I almost didn’t do it and I really had to step out of my comfort zone since everything is so new and scary right now,  but it was exactly what I think we all needed.” -Stephanie Beggs, Spectrum Parents Mom Got...

Are Milestones A Colossal Fail For Autism Families?

We welcome our little bundles of joy into this world, and we are filled with so much fun and happiness, but even before we have a moment to enjoy all our emotions, milestones become our focus. We watch them closely, and then we are smacked in the face by the fact our...

His First Words, And How It Healed My Soul

His First Words, And How It Healed My Soul A real hero is my son, Rocky. He has that name for a reason, but I’ll save that for another day. He is Nonverbal, Autistic, and has Short Bowel Syndrome. He grew up in the NICU for 2 years before ever seeing the light...

Autism Mom’s Day MONTH

All of the following are in the works for Mother’s Day Month so keep MAY open! We are celebrating Mom’s Day the whole month of May! Contest to win a night with brunch at The Historic Cavalier Hotel & Beach Club! Comedy & Autism = Best Therapy EVER with Winston...

Temple Grandin ZOOMED with US

I wanted to say that getting to actually ask Temple Grandson questions was awesome. I have seen several recordings of her speak, but never been able to ask questions. That was really neat. – Stacey Berry, Autism Mom

We had a Blast Exploring the Eastern Shore

We had a blast exploring the Eastern Shore with friends!! We saw boats, shells, a freestanding fireplace, abandoned boats, abandoned houses, gardens and beach with cement ships!! The boys loved it and added bonus on way home we saw a whole pod of dolphins jumping out...

Move Over, Magic Mike

We got him!!!! Day(s) : Hour(s) : Minute(s) : Second(s) We like to PLAY. Giggle. Runaway. Go off-roading. Share our biggest fears. Be adventurous. Create incredible memories. Take tons of pics. Go Ice Skate with Super Hero’s. Ride in Santa’s Sleigh. Guzzle adult...

Despite Losing Our Minds, We Rocked 2020

Remember when we all thought COVID would be over by summer 2020? Yeah, right. The icing on the cake was when we went down to 10 people and forced me to think completely out of the box and go a little nuts. Jim Carrey Frustrated GIF from Jimcarrey GIFs Despite...

We Got The Deloreans!!!!! SAVE THE DATE

Be prepared to be wowed.  We get to watch the Deloreans behind the scenes next Thursday, Jan 21st. So stoked. No make-up, costumes, just awesome music. From….Willoughby a.k.a. Billy Idol ???? “I always get a charge out of playing in this band,” Willoughby...