About Me: Female, 50, Northern , NJ, member since Jul 2010
My husband and I have been married 8 years this September. After many years of TTC, with the help of a donor egg we are parents to our beautiful twin boys!! Although its been a difficult journey, it's been a rewarding one. My son Michael was diagnosed on the Spectrum
[More] of Autism in February 2014. He started Early Intervention very early and now is in a full day ABA program in our school district. He is starting to communicate and we see improvement every day. Alex is a happy, funny and very smart little boy. He loves to sing and dance and puts on a show for us that usually makes us laugh hysterically. Living with twins is a challenge and exhausting but this is what makes life fulfilling.
"Hi, It's okay, :-) Well we just started using clonidine, and hoping for the best. He is not a fan of blankets to begin with but yes I've considered trying that as well. We do put all the pillows snuggled up to him when he sleeps. But..."
"My son is 3 and a half years old and on the spectrum. He has is having a difficult time staying asleep at night, waking up for hours on end. We do give him melatonin half hour before bed time, seems to help get him to sleep but not kee..."
Thank you for the note :) we are all doing great ! The twins are growing up way too fastbut whatcha gonna do. How are you all? I miss medhelp, but its so hard to keep up with everyone without the newsfeed. I feel lost when I am on here now :(
Just a quick note to say hi!Miss talking with you too. No excuses because I am so happy but it is full on here . I need to write a journal but does not feel same on MH without news feed. Hope the boys are well and you Joanna of course x
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