Originally posted on Thirty Days of Autism:

Sometimes our fridge almost scares me. It is like intervention central. It can feel like it’s out of control and taking over the house – but it is also the hub of the house and it keeps us moving forward.

It is really a giant day plannerthat also happens to keep our food cold.

When company is coming I attempt to rein it in and make it look more aesthetically pleasing. I will sort out what is not needed, straighten the art work and visual strategies and supports, throw out the past-user-date coupons, and then I hit a point of resignation.

This is our fridge: it is like a finger print (or perhaps more a finger painting) for our family. It is uniquely ours and represents so much about us and our dreams and our beliefs and our hopes and our priorities…

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Leah Kelley, MEd., Educator, Parent, Speaker, Social Justice Activist. Writes blog: 30 Days of Autism. Projects support social understanding & neurodiversity. Co producer of documentary: Vectors of Autism. Twitter: @leah_kelley Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/leahkelley13/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/30-Days-of-Autism-Leah-Kelley/154311301315814
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  1. mumstimeout says:

    My fridge is also used as a notice board ~ drives my husband crazy!!! :)

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