What I Wish I Could Tell My Friends

Over the years, I have watched people come and go in my life. Some, I have helped to close the doors on slowly as my life changed and /or their lives' changed, silently wishing them well in the process. Others, I ran away from, slamming the doors and then barring that shit closed to make [...]



As many of you know, my youngest daughter Reine was diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) in October 2014. As we are still attempting to navigate our way through this whole process, one place has been instrumental in Reine's diagnosing and recommendations for which specialist we see next and what [...]

Simply Reine

To My Simplicity Redesigned Readers and Followers, In December of 2014, I decided to create a second blog, called Simply Reine. This blog will allow you to join us as we learn to navigate into Reine's world and to help her navigate into ours. Just like Simplicity Redesigned, I promise it will be a real and [...]

The Newest Face Of Autism

Autism Facts.... It is hard to turn on any form of social media and not hear the word autism in one way or another. It is estimated that 1 in 68 children are born with some form of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), often occurring more frequently in boys than girls (as in boys are 4x [...]