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What Not to Say to a Parent of a Child With Autism.

I was always the girl who didn’t care what people thought of me. I liked being different. I liked not following the crowd. Then I became a mother. 1,400 more words

It will be ok.

When all is quiet and I get a moment alone,
I think of my girl, how much she has grown,
How much has changed, it was harder back then, 258 more words

Are we ever happy?

Are we ever truly happy?

We had a very bad start to our week with the return to school and meltdowns, but Thursday and Friday were so much better. 479 more words

How Far Can You Get?

I got about two-thirds of the way through before my brain took the rest of the video off.

I am curious, though: how accurate is this video, readers?

Sensory Success

My little girl is currently visiting her nanny and grampy for a few days so I decided that I would try to do some painting with Dylan! 293 more words


Simple trip to the Zoo

Tuesday was an exciting day for my five year old son. It was the big field trip to the zoo. For the last few weeks he had talked about “zoo day.” We had spent hours looking at pictures of the different animals he would see there and learning the different sounds they made. 1,162 more words

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