Category «Autism Life»

Birdhouse Autism App

BirdhouseHQ Autism App

Something that is needed in the autism world is an easy to use a smartphone app that lets you log everything about your child’s day, privately & securely.  In comes the Birdhouse Autism App. Autism is tough already and knowing what happens when in 30 days is likely not going to happen. Tracking of meltdowns, …

Cannabis for Autism as a Treatment

P450 Proxy - Cannabis Treatment for Autism

I’m approached about using cannabis for autism as a treatment more frequently. Why? I’m no expert but I have some miles on this topic. Cannabis for Autism: The Michigan Petition I was a part of an autism petition in Michigan a few years ago to get autism as a treatable condition for medical marijuana. It was …

10 Holiday Gifts for the Autism Kid

Top 10 Holiday Gifts for the Autism Kid

My top 10 Holiday Gifts for the Autism Kid that you love. I did my best to be realistic too and not break the bank so many are affordable. Remember these are “beneficial” gifts for the child and not necessary a Star Wars / My Little Pony play set. For most kids on the spectrum, (at least …

Autism Holiday Shopping Guide

Autism Holiday Shopping Guide

Well, based on my experience as an Autism Dad and not a huge holiday guy I’ve put together an autism holiday shopping guide. But before we go through the list should we dream a little? If I had an unlimited budget (don’t we all?) or won the lottery this holiday I’d probably buy a new …

Autism Medical Record Storage

Autism Medical Record Storage

When my son was first diagnosed it was a mess. What we needed to do, how I felt and everything that everyone needed in order to do something. His autism medical record storage was an immediate issue and I like to be organized. Dad, you need to be and stay organized right now. You are …

What’s in juice?

Fresh Cold-Pressed Organic Juice

What is in the juice that you give your children? Have you really stopped and read the label? I bet it’s not much of a concern when you are at a restaurant or in the drive through. I mean you’d have to ask for the label info right, and that 18 year old server will …

Autism Movie – Jack of the Red Hearts

Jack of the Red Hearts Autism Movie

This autism movie is called Jack of the Red Hearts that came out in early 2016. It’s a great example that really shows the challenges a family faces when there is child with autism. This is centered around how a young girl applies to be a therapist and develops a relationship through love when not …

Michigan ABLE Act 529

Michigan ABLE Act MiABLE 529 (A) Video

The MiABLE 529 (A) Michigan has now completed the set-up and launched the disability savings program called the ABLE Act or MiABLE 529 (A). The ABLE Act stands for Achieving A Better Life and allows for a federal tax-deferred savings option for disabled persons in the State of Michigan. If you have a child of family …