The Whitecaps Care #BeautifulBritishColumbia

Recently I tweeted, in passing, that I hoped the MLS players wouldn't strike (they were at the end of their contract at the time)...
My Four Youngest Children

Teaching Our Kids Self Confidence And Respect For Others

Each of us has many labels. Some of them we like, others we don't. Some of my labels are (in no particular order!): Wife Mum Reader Ginger Cook Painter Canadian Some labels...
CIBC MagnusCards on a tablet, with a jar of money

Does @CIBC Make Banking With Autism More Accessible? #FitsYourLife #Sponsored

Disclosure: I have partnered with YMC and CIBC and have received compensation for this post. All opinions are my own. One of the most significant...

WWE 50: Celebrating 50 years of Sports Entertainment – @DKCanada Book #Review

 Usually, when I receive a package with a book to review James doesn`t show lots of interest. As my regular readers know, James lives...

Joys of #Autism

Like all parents (well the vast majority anyway) I do, of course, love all of my children. Through the all night screaming (theirs not...

How To Make Kids Of All Abilities Welcome – Ten Easy To Remember Tips...

A guest post by By:  Cara N. Koscinski MOT, OTR/L Playdates are beneficial for ALL children to practice critical social skills on which future relationships...

Sia’s Film Has Been Panned By Parents, But Try These Autism-Centered Alternatives

The concept of music is one that fills so many people with joy. The idea of sharing music with one another has been a...

9 Tips For Homeschooling Your Child with Autism

Choosing to homeschool your child is a big decision, even more so when you have a child with any kind of additional needs. Two...

Costume Inspiration From Netflix: Ty From Dinotrux #HowTo

Gabriel is always a challenge to dress for Halloween; because of his autism, we cannot use certain fabrics or use items that make sounds....

Calm: Mindfulness For Kids – Book Review & Interview With Author Wynne Kinder

The use of the word “mindfulness” is increasing, but what exactly is mindfulness, and how can children benefit from the practice? To find out...

Autism: A Love Letter

Welcome, dear readers, to RedheadedPatti.com, where we express love, appreciation, and understanding for the extraordinary aspects of life. Today, we embark on a heartfelt...

How To Create A Sensory Room At Home Without Breaking The Bank

Sensory rooms are frequently found at therapy centers where children and adults with autism and other developmental or communication disorders receive support, but they...

Sensory Processing & #Autism therapy with @Yogibo

Yogibo started life in New Hampshire in 2009 and landed in Coquitlam BC in 2015 and while their bean bags are fabulous in everyday...

Reading Bug Box- What Will You Discover?

Regular readers will know that most of our family has a bit of a thing for books. So when we had the opportunity to...

Autism and Depression: What Parents Need to Know

Mental disorders like autism and depression seem to be running rampant in today’s society. But when those two appear side by side -- worse,...