Autistic Behaviors

  • One Super Simple Hack to Avoid Holiday Meltdowns

     This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PoweringTheHolidays #CollectiveBias Christmas is a time of magic, but sometimes it’s also a time of meltdowns… I know you’ve been there… Your kids are SO excited to open the gifts under the tree, they tear open the paper […]

  • 3 Vital Reasons All Autistic Kids Need Sensory Activities & Sensory Play

    (Inside: You’ve got to check out these 3 vital reasons all autistic kids need sensory activities. Adding sensory play to an autistic child’s day is life-changing!) “Have you tried sensory activities?” It was a simple question, but when my son’s OT asked I got nervous… See, to me, sensory = messy. The absolute last thing I want […]

  • Simple 3-Step After-School Routine to Avoid After-School Meltdowns

    (Inside: With this simple 3-step after-school routine you can avoid the after-school meltdowns so that you can actually enjoy the time with your kids after school!) You get in the car to come home from school and you’ve barely shut the car door before it happens. That one is screaming about the other one touching them. […]

  • 5 Calming Strategies for Autism Meltdowns

    (Inside: With these 5 calming strategies for autism meltdowns that actually work, you’ll be able to calm your child during their meltdown so much faster!) Autism meltdowns are hands-down one of the most difficult parts of parenting an autistic child. (They’re also one of the most difficult parts of being an autistic person) So it’s no […]