October! Although it still feels like Summer, it is officially time to enjoy apples, pumpkins and all things Fall. It is one of my favorite seasons, I am looking forward to a little cooler weather and the change of leaves. This is one of my favorite quotes I want to share with you-
We had a great visit with our college daughter, she came home for the weekend and having all of my kids under one roof, brought me such happiness! This pic is from a little birthday celebrating. I shared in last months issue that my birthday was creating some unusual stress for me this year, I am diving into some of my fears and am so touched by the love I received on my birthday. Life is a journey, some roads have curves we may be afraid to maneuver, but, with support and the knowledge that we aren’t alone- we navigate!
We created our first playlist of music on Spotify! Here it is for anyone that would like to listen,
In planning for Halloween Festivities, we are re-sharing the info for the Teal Pumpkin Project, here.
For some great Sensory Friendly ideas and more, check out our Pinterest board, here.
There are a ton of Fall Festivals, here is a link to see what may be of interest to you. The Folk Festival is one of my favorites, it is really incredible with music from all over the world, it is a free event and 3 days long.
Continuing with some recipes for you, this month we have a classic, simple marinara. The feedback has been great from last month’s , please let me know if you have any requests. Cooking does not have to be complicated to take tons of time, my goal will be to help you with that!
Be sure to check the site and Facebook to stay up to date. If you have anything you want to share or add, please get in touch. This site is for you, we need to and want to know what works! You can email Carissa or Tricia.
KnowDifferent.net is a site for all special need families that have to do anything “KNOWdifferently”. No matter what the diagnosis, our site will offer you a place to learn, a place to share and a place to feel KnowDifferent.We have some great community events coming up, be sure to check our calendar frequently as we add to it daily. Some more detailed info is included here about Winter sessions for our kids to keep busy as well.
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Wishing you a safe and enjoyable October.
With Gratitude and Commitment,