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An Octoroon Makes Its Triumphant Return to Woolly Mammoth July 18

Last year’s most talked-about, most unforgettable production is returning to Woolly for a limited three-week run: An Octoroon by new MacArthur “Genius Grant”-winner Branden Jacobs-Jenkins!   187 more words

Day 22: It's just a Hello, people!

Explicit instruction in social situations has been and will continue to be a constant in our lives.

When I initially began to teach Obie to say his name, it was with safety in mind. 410 more words


Day 19: Milestones 

When Obie had his first diagnosis around 19 months old, I was very pregnant. Two weeks later, our precious bundle of Beasty arrived and we all fell deeply and wildly in love. 402 more words


Day 16: Lost and found

Most of the differences that surface with autism aren’t life altering for us. In fact a vast majority of them weren’t even Autism connected until after we had the diagnosis and I began to remember or see them with different goggles. 522 more words


Day 12: Drowning

In mid-March we had a warm week that got everyone jazzed about swimming!

I called for reinforcements, and headed to the pool with four kids, and Auntie L to get some energy out and break up the day. 636 more words