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Category Archives: Sabrina

To Medicate Or Not – The Monkey

To medicate or not to medicate: that is the question. But who has the right answer? For us, the decision to medicate did not come lightly. We had been thinking about the possibility for almost a year before deciding to take the plunge. The mood swings, the anxiety, the self-injurious behaviours, which were becoming more …

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The Evils Which Lurk On Facebook

Today my news feed has been filled with horribleness. Not only do Rebecca and I run a blog and Facebook page but we also follow many of the lovely, informative, and heartfelt pages on Facebook which are primarily centered on Autism. It is like being part of a little community. No one knows each other …

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The Child Behind the Mask

We have been in the full swing of school for the last 2 months and I am beyond frustrated with the entire thing. I am frustrated that most of the things we have asked for are not being done and that they are not truly seeing him. The Monkey has this ability to blend with …

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No Longer Hiding

As you have been following along with the page and blog most of you are aware that Rebecca and I have been busy getting the troops together. Pushing for better services for those on the spectrum in our community as a united front.┬áPetitions are in place, people are signing, news/radio interviews have been had, brochures/flyers …

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Upside Down Banana Cake – Gluten Free

Today I am bringing you a delicious treat that any banana lover will adore. It is sweet and full of banana flavour but simple and very easy to make. Yesterday evening we went over to my mothers for supper. She made a delicious roast beef in the slow cooker which literally melted in your mouth …

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The Smell Of Freshly Sharpened Pencils And Brownies

Summer seems to have flown by in the blink of an eye. The evenings have been unseasonably cool and even many of the leaves on the trees have started to change. Autumn is my favorite season, but this year as it makes its approach I am more anxious then ever. This year my Monkey starts …

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