Announcing 2015 Specialized Adventures Camp

I am so excited Glade Run Adventures will be offering one two week Specialized Adventures Summer Camp from 9 am to 3 pm,  Monday through Friday, August 3rd through 14th 2015. The camp will be hosted on the farm property adjacent to the main campus, serenely situated among farm fields and close to the creek and riding...

My Pick: The Journal of Best Practices

I just wanted to take a moment to share one of my favorite books, The Journal of Best Practices: A Memoir of Marriage, Asperger Syndrome, and One Man’s Quest to Be a Better Husband.  Author David Finch gives an funny and heart-warming memoir of what it is like to be an adult living...

Adventure’s 16th Annual Spring Symposium

  Embracing Your Garden’s Potential Spend the day at Glade Run Adventures learning, noshing, and shopping! Special celebrity farmers will be on hand to serve lunch and we’ll also have a raffle and silent auction. KDKA’s Doug Oster will lead a presentation and Carol Chernega will discuss pruning. For more information,...

Safe At Home, For Now

My youngest son Carter he lives in a social cocoon. His world is limited to school (a tiny private school that caters exclusively to children with special needs), church (again, tiny, and a very loving community that values inclusion for all), our house and his grandparents’ house, with the occasional...

An Autism-Friendly Guide to Gift Giving

Amidst all the fun and celebration, the holiday season can also be a big source of stress for many autistic kids. Routines are disrupted and there’s a lot of sensory overload to cope with, not to mention all the extra social situations. These can all quickly add up to make...