November “Countdown Method”/Noviem “Metodo de cuenta atras”

Greetings single mothers. In July or August of this year, I recommended you purchase a calendar, on which you should write down Parent-Teacher Nights, PTA meetings, field trips, teacher-student flex days off, and holidays. Remember, I shared with you the “Countdown Method”? Our children, adolescents, and young adults with Autism and other developmental disabilities can… Continue reading November “Countdown Method”/Noviem “Metodo de cuenta atras”

Tip 8 for Single Mothers of Children, Adolescents, Young and Older Adults on the Autism Spectrum

Summer School… I’m sure that as single mothers, caregivers, guardians, and grandparents-as-parents you send your children with Autism and developmental disabilities to summer school. I sent my son with Autism to summer school every year up until he reached his junior year of high school. Only that year was he allowed to skip summer school.… Continue reading Tip 8 for Single Mothers of Children, Adolescents, Young and Older Adults on the Autism Spectrum

Tip 5 for Single Mothers of Children, Adolescents, Young and Older Adults on the Autism Spectrum

Greetings Family, Friends, and Neighbors! We’re just about through Summer 2023. And it’s that time of year for single mothers, caregivers, and guardians of children, adolescents, and young adults with Autism and developmental disabilities, to start planning ahead for the new school year. By now, caregivers, guardians, single mothers, and all parents you should have… Continue reading Tip 5 for Single Mothers of Children, Adolescents, Young and Older Adults on the Autism Spectrum

Tip 3 for Single Mothers of Children, Adolescents, and Young and Older Adults with Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities

Being a single mother, I established the rule for my son with Autism that he must wear one head phone over one ear. Several times I called my son’s name, but he didn’t answer. It was due to both music headphones over his ears. For this reason, I established a rule for our home: “Only… Continue reading Tip 3 for Single Mothers of Children, Adolescents, and Young and Older Adults with Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities

Tip 4 for Single Mothers of Autism Children, Adolescents, Young and Older Adults with Other Developmental Disabilities

For single mothers who are guiding and raising children with Autism and other developmental disabilities, may I suggest changing your living room into a jungle gym (not literally), especially if you are raising boys on the Autism Spectrum. Author Brenda Lee Gertman Disclaimer: The information shared in his blog is to inform and for educational… Continue reading Tip 4 for Single Mothers of Autism Children, Adolescents, Young and Older Adults with Other Developmental Disabilities

All you Single Mothers

To all you single mothers, I know how you feel. I know what it’s like to feel you’re alone, while raising your child(ren) by yourself. I know what you’re going through… Yet, still, regardless… as a mother, you desire the best for your child(ren). Yes. Suddenly, play dates and birthday invitations come to a halt,… Continue reading All you Single Mothers

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