Author Archives: Kyle

The Reward is in the Giving

Quite a few years back (before I even HAD autistic children) my wife took a sledgehammer to my head. Not literally, but nonetheless, it left me reeling and dizzy about my personal philosophy on raising my kids. You see, I … Continue reading

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The “STING??”of Autism

Recently I shared a difficult experience with a friend who – after hearing my story, said something that shocked me. He said, “Well I guess that experience – in a way – helped take the ‘STING’ off of having two … Continue reading

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A Musical Savant?

I don’t have a musical bone in my body. I can hold a tune, but only if I’m forced to and only with a pair of tongs. But my two oldest sons, Alek (16) and Zak (14) have overcome their … Continue reading

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The “GET” Philosophy

You may have heard the story of Viktor Frankl. Viktor Frankl was a Jewish psychologist who lived in Austria during the time when Hitler came to power. When he was captured, he was stripped of everything – and he was … Continue reading

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Dancing with Prince… and the Cult

We have a local TV station here in Boise called, COOL TV that plays music videos all day – and all night long. And it’s not unusual to find Erik and Ricky flipping through the channels trying to find it … Continue reading

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Duplicated Drawings and Sleeping/Playing Bags

Erik and Ricky KNOW how to have fun. They are experts – as most kids probably are – at taking the ordinary and maximizing its fun quotient. But that doesn’t mean there isn’t left behind some collateral damage. This past … Continue reading

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Manage Your Mind

Here’s a way to keep yourself sane in a sometimes INSANE world. Read it here: http://1in110.com/?page_id=448 Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Buzz it up share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the … Continue reading

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The Genius of Theodor Geisel Applied To Our Special Kids.

Who is Theodor Geisel ? Find out here: http://1in110.com/?page_id=448 Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Buzz it up share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post Tell a friend Print for … Continue reading

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Angry to Happy – In the Blink of an Eye

Here’s how I do it – and this crap really works. Even if it doesn’t, Ill give you your money back. That’s right – this strategy comes with a money back guarantee. Read it here: http://1in110.com/?page_id=448 Bookmark on Delicious Digg … Continue reading

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This One (Zany) Is On Me

Usually my stories are about my zany kids. Today I did a big boo-boo. Let me explain: My older brother likes to tease me about my name. That’s right, for those of you that are not aware, my name is … Continue reading

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Autism Speaks – Funny Stuff – The Sequel

More of Erik and Ricky’s wackiness. Some of these are a little PG-13 rated. Sorry, I just REPORT the zany – you can filter for yourself. Ricky: “Do cats lay eggs.” Dad: “No, they don’t.” Ricky: “I lay eggs.” After … Continue reading

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