Choosing a Narrative | Responding to Kate (Finding Cooper’s Voice)

Kate, of Finding Cooper's Voice, was talking about her family's recent experience at an apple orchard. It was a day of mixed emotions and different challenges and successes for their nine year old autistic son, Cooper. In the video, she gave two narratives about the day. Both were true. She told an upbeat version of [...]

The Sting of Autism “Paper Cuts” | Responding to Kate (Finding Cooper’s Voice)

Kate, of Finding Cooper's Voice, was recently doing an interview with a parent who has a kid on the spectrum. They were talking about all sorts of things, from the other parent's story to how their story compares to Kate's. It was a pretty typical conversation but then something was mentioned that really stood out [...]

Is Breast Always Best? The 5 REAL Reasons I Breastfed (lol)

So, yes, I feel like breastfeeding my babies helped create a strong bond between us, and of course I enjoyed the experiences I had with each of them, however I definitely don't think that bottle feeding would have prevented our bonds. Just as having a natural birth can help you feel connected to your baby, [...]