The Wonder Moms Blog

Sleep Tips for Your Child With Special Needs

Getting your child to sleep can be a challenge for any parent, even more so when you have a child with special needs...

Creative Ways to Keep Kids of All Ages and Abilities Learning Through Summer

A Smiling Child in a SwingSummer can be challenging for parents, particularly if you have more than one child and they have different interests…

Back-to-school Tips for Kids with Special Needs

Back-to-school time can be challenging for any parent, but for parents of kids with special needs, there are added things to...

Lessons From the Trenches of Special Needs Parenting

Parenting any child is challenging, but the joys and feelings that come with parenting a child with special needs are unique. All children are special in their own way, but a child with autism...

5 Ways to Make a Difference During Down Syndrome Awareness Month

It seems impossible now, but before my son was born, my knowledge of Down syndrome was limited to a few volunteer experiences in high school and the 1980s drama “Life Goes On...

Tips for Communicating With a Nonverbal Child

Helping your nonverbal child find their voice can be both frustrating and incredibly rewarding. Constant encouragement...

How Siblings With Special Needs Affect Other Kids in the Family 

All children require a certain amount of care and nurturing, but that amount can be double or even triple for a child with special...

Parenting a Child With Traumatic Brain Injury

When your child experiences a traumatic brain injury, it is devastating and completely overwhelming. Life is suddenly divided...