Iʼve talked about obsessions before, but since they are a big part in the life of a person with autism, so I figure it’s worth talking about again…and again and again and again! Are all obsessions bad? Sometimes I feel like quoting Temple Grandin. “If your child has some kind of obsession, maybe try to cultivate it. You never know if that child has just invented something … [Read more...] about Obsessions Can Be Fun
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The last thing I expected as I headed up the freeway from San Diego to Los Angeles was a money trap. Traffic? Yes. Frustration and delays? Naturally. But a money trap? Never. Halfway there I had a choice: jump on a wide-open toll road or sit in a sea of traffic only to arrive at my appointment sweaty and swearing. It was an easy but costly decision: my $6.50 toll quickly turned … [Read more...] about Four Money Traps Every Mom Should Know
Honda is recalling roughly 572,000 of its popular Accord vehicles because of a potential fire risk in their engines. The recall affects Accords with V-6 engines from the 2003 through 2007 model years. Honda has a report of one fire but no injuries or crashes. The power steering hoses in these cars are at risk of leaking, creating smoke and potentially sparking engine fires, … [Read more...] about Honda Recalls Nearly 600,000 Accords
As I forge ahead in my quest to find work, I have tried to get creative in what I could do. Since my oldest child just turned sixteen and is preparing to get her driver’s license, gulp, automobiles have been on my mind. Then it hit me. Maybe I should apply to become the CEO of a major automobile company. At one point, GM hired someone with no auto experience to be their … [Read more...] about This Mom Needs A Job…Why Not CEO of GM?
Mercedes-Benz has recalled about 85,000 vehicles from some 2010 and 2011 models due to steering problems. It affects the 2010 C-Class cars and the 2010 and 2011 E-Class coupe and cabriolet models. According to Mercedes, the steering systems may fail "due to the loss of power steering fluid." This could cause the driver to lose control of the … [Read more...] about Mercedes Recalls 85,000 Cars!