Her bewildered face appeared smaller and smaller in my rear-view. This was not a teachable moment.
There’s only 11 months left to Autism Awareness month.
The clapping, yelling, and jumping are just part of who we are. We not only endure it, we relish in it.
I want her to be a strong and caring member of the family. Days like that make me realize that she is.
My daughter, as the child without special needs, shouldn’t feel she has take care of him like it was her job.
We may struggle to help our children, but we never struggle to love them
I knew nothing about autism and nothing about being non-verbal. Hell, I knew nothing about having a son.
No blankies in sight. That’s when he goes on the hunt like Elmer Fudd at Bed, Bath, and Beyond.
If there was any chance that we could have the relationship that I envisioned rather than the one I feared, I was going to do everything in my power to make it happen.
He wants what he wants when he wants it and will ask you repeatedly.