This thing called parenting…

Tessa BowersADHD, Autism, Life

Dance how you want to dance

Life is ever evolving but when you add parenting to the mix, suddenly you feel like you are on one of those loop-t-loop roller coasters. I used to be the mom of a child with sensory processing disorder with fine and gross motor development concerns.  I’ll be honest, this was hard, frustrating, and lonely. Last week that changed. Over the … Read More

Sensory Overload is no Joke

Tessa BowersLife, Sensory Processing Disorder

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Sensory processing disorder is no joke friends.  Just when you think you’re on top of it and have your tool box all set for anything thrown your way, something new rears its ugly head. This morning I woke my daughter as usual in preparation for school.  I opened the blinds, turned the white noise maker off, turned the diffuser off, … Read More

Car Chronicles Chapter 1

Tessa BowersCar Chronicles

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Every morning in the car on the way to school, my daughter comes up with some random question. And I’m not talking, whats the weather momma.  I’m talking deep, hurt your head, life discussions. Last week we discussed Merlot. Again. He comes up a lot in conversation. At least once a week, if not more.   Who is Merlot you … Read More