A Trick of Time


Tips, information and honesty from my life with a teenager with Asperger's Syndrome (high functioning autism), a vegetarian tween, a hubby that travels the world and a small house full of animals. I never know what curveball is coming next, but I have fun with it all and look forward to the joy and challenges ahead.



A Despicable GREAT Time!

The previews for Despicable Me are hysterical. So when we had a chance to send one of our Local Perspectives bloggers, Rani Shah, to Los Angeles to check out the film, we jumped at it as fast as we could.

Wendy O

A Dream Mastered

A life-long passion for acting and a desire to teach led Wendy to pursue a Masters Degree. Read how this inspiring mother of three juggles parenting, working and studying to make her big dream come true.

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Cabin Fever Kid Tricks

How easily I forget the AWFUL cabin fever that sets in this time of year.

Focus on Foster Families: A Unique Kind of Mom

Foster Care: A Unique Kind of Mom

When I first became a foster mom I had a dream. In my dream I was holding and cuddling and loving a darling baby, feeling so proud to finally be a mother. But I soon realized something was wrong.