Bacon and Juice Boxes
By Jerry Turning
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In 2012, Mr. Bacon began writing about his personal journey of triumphs and challenges while wrapping his head around his son's Autism diagnosis. Bacon and Juice Boxes: Our Life With Autism grew in popularity as a blog and Facebook page. Now, in his podcast, Mr. Bacon expands on his writing, offers support and wisdom, and shares his triumphs and failures as a Dad just trying to figure it all out. It is touching. It is humorous. Most importantly, it is real. This is the Bacon Family.
||CleanEpisode 15: Vitals Aware Services: An Interview With Co-Founder Nick Tietz||An Interview with Nick Tietz, Co-Founder of The Vitals App||6/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 14: Should I Discipline? Lessons From a Police K9 Trainer||Mr. Bacon tackles a sensitive and difficult topic: Discipline. When is it appropriate? When is it ineffective? There are some basic psychological principles of dog training that are surprisingly applicable. No, I’m not comparing our kids to||1/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 13: The Wheels on the Bus Go…||Eric had a problem on the school bus today. Mr. and Mrs. Bacon have differing opinions about the best course of action. They do what any healthy 21st Century couple would do: They argue about it online and record the whole thing.||9/16/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 12: “Police and Autism- Bridging The Gap”||Mr. and Mrs. Bacon speak candidly about recent events, their fears, and their vision for bridging the gap between Law Enforcement and the Autism community.||7/28/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 11: “An Ear, Some Advice, and a Kick in the Butt”||Mr. Bacon responds to a message from a struggling fellow Autism Dad asking for some advice about family, comparison, relationships, and staying on course.||6/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 10: ICE4Autism||Mr. Bacon speaks with Wanda Refaely, owner and creator of ICE4Autism, the only Autism-specific In Case of Emergency smart phone app.||6/9/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 9: Autism Siblings (Our Anna)||Mr. and Mrs. B. discuss the Autism sibling dynamic and the best big sister ever, Anna.||6/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 8: “Bacon and Fries: An Interview With ‘Mamma Fry'”||Mr. Bacon sits down with Eileen Shaklee (Mamma Fry) from Autism With a Side of Fries and discusses Autism, blogging, The Magical Feeding Therapist, and Tom Hanks.||6/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 7: “Keeping Friendships as Autism Parents”||Mr. and Mrs. B. discuss the challenges of maintaining friendships as Autism parents and the importance of having understanding, flexible, and non-judgmental friends… preferably without nice things in their home that might be broken.||5/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6: “Vacations”||Tha Bacons talk about their trials and tribulations taking on the epic challenges of a Special Needs family vacation. Tips, advice, sharks… what more could you ask for in a podcast episode?||5/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
The heartfelt crazy story of our family….
This podcast will take you on a journey through the ups and downs of daily life with our family.
Life with Eric is always interesting and exciting and we love to share all the fun and frenzy with you all…We hope that you come along for the ride. We love to hear your ideas and feedback. Thanks for listening!
Can you provide transcripts from podcasts?
The reason I ask is because I am profoundly deaf and would love to know word for word through your interaction with your son. Thank you