Book Review: Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

Title: Big Little Lies Author: Liane Moriarty Genre: Fiction/Mystery/Contemparary Publisher: Reprint; Penguin Publishing Group Publication date: August 11, 2015 Page #: 512 Star rating: 5 out of 5 Back Cover Copy: “From the author of Nine Perfect Strangers, Truly Madly Guilty, and The Husband’s Secret comes the #1 New York Times bestselling novel about the dangerous little lies we tell ourselves just to survive. A murder…A tragic accident…Or […]

A Stack of Books

These are the books I recieved as Christmas gifts or had bought (I only bought two) just before Christmas. I will list titles and Amazon links below. I’m not sure which one to read next, as I’ve already finished (and loved) Beauty and the Beast. Any recommendations? From top to Bottom: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland […]

ABA therapy helped Ben find his voice.

Ben started going to ABA Therapy in early May of this year. I never expected so much progress in such a short amount of time. Ben has started to say words and use partial word sounds to indicate words. I walked into therapy a little early a few weeks ago to use the restroom. As […]

Ben’s ABA Therapy – Day 6

Goals: Asking for items Fine Motor Immitation Lace String Buckle Belt Sorting objects by similar shape Responding to name with eye contact Tutor’s Comments: ” We were able to work a lot today! Ben did really well with sorting items by shape. He scored a 74% overall…”

Ben’s ABA Therapy Report – Day 2.

The goals for today were the same as yesterday, although they added “transitioning to different rooms in the building”. 🙂 Tutor’s comments: “We had another great day! We worked on asking for items the majority of the time. We are using “moo” for movie, and he is doing better with it. He asked for movie […]

Ben’s ABA Therapy Report: Day 1

  What they’re working on: Asking for items vocally Responding to name/eye contact Echoing tutor’s vocal sounds Visually tracking items Notes: “Ben did really well today! We worked on asking for items vocally.  We are having him say “Pah” for iPad and he asked for it 9 times independently! We also worked on responding to […]

Goals for 2017

Read more. – I really enjoy reading. I read a lot of non-fiction, and strive to learn more too, so reading is a must. 🙂 Get Ben settled into therapy. – I’ve sort of got the fall rolling on this one…I’m waiting for pre-approval from insurance before he can start therapy. Pay down medical debt. […]