Hi. I’m Back. Are You Still There?

Hi. It’s been a while. I mean, I’ve shown up here and there over the years, caused a ruckus when it was necessary, shared a few updates about Andrew and our family. But my time on this site has been sparse. And while I’ve missed it, it’s been a long time since I’ve felt authentic…

Autism Awareness Day at Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

I’m so excited to announce that Autism Awareness Day at Cabrillo Marine Aquarium on Monday, April 2nd, is shaping up to be a wonderful event for special needs families. While my relationship with the aquarium started off on the wrong foot, I’ve since been cultivating a wonderful partnership with Ed Mastro, the Director of Cabrillo,…

Why I’m Letting My Son’s School Records Be Shared with California Concerned Parent Association

There’s panic swirling among many parents in California, after Judge Kimberly J. Mueller of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California ruled in favor of California Concerned Parent Association and Morgan Hill Concerned Parent Association, granting the two non-profit parent-run groups access to nearly 10 million California student records. California Concerned Parent Association (CPA)…