My Child is Autistic-and I don’t Know what to Do…

My Child is Autistic-and I don’t Know what to Do…
Discovering your child has autism may be a distressing ordeal, and unfortunately, time is of the essence. As a parent, you do not have the time to consider why or how this happened, only what to do next. The most important thing to remember is that you are not alone in your struggle. By researching the disorder and finding others going through similar situations, you can help you child while still dealing with your own emotional response. Join a

Busting the Autism Stereotypes

Busting the Autism Stereotypes
As with anyone with a physical or mental disorder, autistic people deal with a wide range of reactions from others, from full support to uncaring ignorance. Unfortunately, even those who support autistic family members, co-workers, and friends may not understand autism very well. This leads to stereotypes, which can result in hatred, embarrassment, or other unhappy situations. By becoming educated about autism, you can help others in your community cope with this disorder. It is most important to note

Handicraft Gift Idea: Make an Apron

Handicraft Gift Idea:  Make an Apron
If you are looking for a handicraft gift idea to make for someone special, perhaps that person would like an apron. When we think of aprons, we often think of mothers and grandmothers in the kitchen, but men can often benefit from having an apron as well. They often enjoy barbecuing, for one thing. They also can use an apron in the workshop. Children, too, can use an apron for many of their activities, such as arts and crafts.

Anger Management Information

Anger Management Information
There is plenty of relevant anger management information. First and foremost it is imperative to understand anger and the consequences of anger. Anger management will not work without knowing what it is an individual is attempting to change or manage. Anger is totally normal. It is a reaction to various situations. It is okay to be angry but when this anger becomes intense, frequently, there can be major problems; problems within the family, relationships, work and it can cause

The Terrible Teens – Dealing with Autistic Teenagers

The Terrible Teens – Dealing with Autistic Teenagers
For most parents, one of the most trying times in their lives is during their child's teenage years. When puberty hits, young adults go through serious changes in their bodies and minds, and parents have little or no control over many situations. In an autistic child, puberty is no different. Although your autistic child is not experiencing puberty in quite the same ways as others his or her age, major hormonal changes still occur in the body. This can

Returning to the Simple Joys of Home and Hobby

Returning to the Simple Joys of Home and Hobby
In the past decades, many mothers have made the decision to pursue careers, but that trend seems to be changing. Home and hobby are calling to these women, who are willing to make financial and personal sacrifices in order to be the primary caregivers for their small children. Many women have returned to being keepers at home, and hobby skills can help them meet the financial challenges of being a one income family. One hobby that helps the mother

Is Your Email Marketing Working?

Is Your Email Marketing Working?
This is a question which is on the mind of all business owners who participate in an email marketing campaign for the purposes of promoting their business. In fact questions regarding the effectiveness of any type of marketing endeavor should be asked regularly to ensure the marketing efforts are producing the desired results. Asking these questions on a regular basis and continually evaluating the effectiveness of the email marketing campaign will help to ensure the email marketing campaign is

Why Let Financial Problems Ruin Your Marriage

Why Let Financial Problems Ruin Your Marriage
Is money so hard to understand? Financial problems in a marriage are definitely a true relationship killer and one of the most common marriage problems that unnecessarily result in divorce. Money matters are quite simple when you think about it. You can either afford something or you can’t and, if you can’t you have two choices, either stop spending money elsewhere or earn more money. I’m looking for a new car at the moment which has really got me

Committed Relationships – How Do You Achieve Commitment In A Relationship

Committed Relationships – How Do You Achieve Commitment In A Relationship
We all know people in committed relationships and how often we have envied them. What do we mean by committed? Most couples are together because of a sexual attraction or shared interests. They do not start by being deeply committed to one another - that comes with time. When you have been together for years and have made a great effort to share all sides of your life i.e. the good times and the bad, you will share a

How To Learn When To Say

How To Learn When To Say
Let’s face it! Many people just seem to have great difficulty in saying “no” or denying any favor asked from them. As a result, they often find themselves trapped in the middle of nowhere because of their own hastened decision or acceptance of an unfavorable task - just because at one particular point in their life, they were afraid to say “no.” For those who are constantly faced with this problem, the following tips will prove to be useful.

The Leadership Strategy: An Unmined Comstock Lode of Results

The Leadership Strategy: An Unmined Comstock Lode of Results
During the Second World War, Winston Churchill had a framed inscription on his desk that said, "It's not enough to say we are doing our best. We must succeed in doing what is necessary." The world demands results. Good intentions and promises are no use to it. And one of the best ways for any leader to get results is to employ a strategy, which is a plan, method or series of actions for obtaining a goal or specific

The Leadership Imperative: Making Your Leadership Your Life

The Leadership Imperative: Making Your Leadership Your Life
Most leaders are underachievers. They're getting a fraction of the results they are capable of. And in most cases, it's their fault. Their failures are the result of the choices they make. For the opportunities to consistently get more results are all around them all the time, theirs for the taking. For instance, to start getting more results than you are accustomed to getting, you simply have to change your mind-set. You should aim to make your leadership your

Simple Leadership Basics

Simple Leadership Basics
A great cloud of jargon, debate, and junk theory surrounds the idea of leadership, what it is, who does it, and how to do it well. But if you have just been promoted, and you're responsible for a group for the first time, there are only a few things you really need to know about leadership. When you get promoted and become responsible for the performance of a group you become a leader. But you don't undergo some magical

THE MOST INTELLIGENT POODLE.

THE MOST INTELLIGENT POODLE.
THE MOST INTELLIGENT POODLE. The Poodle is commonly acknowledged to be the most wisely intelligent of all members of the canine race. There is a general belief that he is a fop, whose time is largely occupied in personal embellishment, and that he requires a great deal of individual attention in the matter of his toilet. It may be true that to keep him in exhibition order and perfect cleanliness his owner has need to devote more consideration to

Why You MUST Eat Your Vitamins if You Want to Lose Weight

Why You MUST Eat Your Vitamins if You Want to Lose Weight
Why You MUST Eat Your Vitamins if You Want to Lose Weight Too many people who are trying to lose weight will focus purely on their macronutrients. These are things like carbohydrates and proteins – the basic food groups that we can break all food down into. While this might appear to make sense though, the unfortunate reality is that it misses out some very crucial details. Specifically, focussing purely on carbs vs fats and the calories therein means

Top Hacks for Weight Loss

Top Hacks for Weight Loss
Top Hacks for Weight Loss Looking to lose weight fast? Then unfortunately there is no substitute for simple exercise and healthy eating. While this is true though, it’s also true that you can make life a little easier for yourself with a few smart tricks to speed up the process and help you lose weight more efficiently. Read on and we’ll take a look at some of the best hacks out there for more rapidly melting away fat… Cut

Top Tips That Will Make Eating Healthily Easier

Top Tips That Will Make Eating Healthily Easier
Top Tips That Will Make Eating Healthily Easier If you want to lose weight, then you need to start eating less and more healthily. Many of us are not the size we want to be and the primary reason for that is that we eat too much and we eat too much of the wrong things. The problem is that it isn’t as easy to fix your diet as you might initially expect. Eating right means that you need

Love and Attachment

Love and Attachment
Love occurs in stages when a true love relationship occurs. During these various stages different chemicals are stimulated in the brain as a response to the attraction. This various chemical reactions that occur to people when they are attracted to someone and then develop a relationship with them is called chemistry. When two people have chemistry, it is mutual feeling that lays the groundwork for a true love relationship. When two people fall in love the stages culminate into

Attraction and Love

Attraction and Love
Attraction is a chemical occurrence that happens in the brain to stimulus. Attraction is associated with our sights and the effect it creates in the brain as a result. If we are attracted to a love interest that first attraction we feel; releases a chemical called Phenyl Ethylamine or PEA. This is our brains natural amphetamine. It gives us a high or rush like the drug amphetamine. PEA is the chemical that drives us to have more energy both

The Characteristics of Being “In Love”

The Characteristics of Being “In Love”
When someone falls “in love” it's a process that's based on various stages. Psychologists and scientists attribute the ability of falling in love to our “limbic systems” and “limbic resonance”. It is the limbic system that enables two people to have what is referred to as mutual chemistry when they are “in love”. Limbic resonance enables one person to tune into another's state of emotions and feel what they are feeling. When two people are in love; their Limbic