He’s both the easiest kid to shop for and the hardest kid to shop for.
There are some days when I am in awe of his nerve.
I don’t want to live my life angry and, just because I have kids, it doesn’t mean I have to.
You never realize how much of your life isn’t kid friendly until you find yourself tasked with being friendly to kids.
My non-verbal boy can sling snark with the best of them. He just expresses it in more creative ways.
The hour would end, the door would close, and we would all be alone together again.
It’s not about speech, spectrums, or understanding. It’s about who we are as people.
I tried not to view this proud moment as an opportunity for a future let down due to misplaced expectations.
It’s part of parenting and doesn’t stop because my child has Autism.
The help you turn away today could be the exact resource they might need tomorrow.