It’s easy to be so fixated on one specific victory that we miss all the other ones happening around us.
It wasn’t a secret word anymore. Soon it was just another aspect of our lives and categorized along with all of the other quirks in our family.
Answers that people usually would turn to a parent for are answers you don’t have.
I wasn’t ready to be an advocate for my son with Autism because, at that point, I still wasn’t entirely sure I even had a son with Autism.