As a mother to a child with autism, I've heard it all. In no particular order, these are some of my biggest pet peeves.
The holiday season is a joyful time of year for most people. However, this can be a very challenging and hectic time for us as parents.
Mind your own business... Why do I feel as though I constantly have to defend my life choices to others? Four years ago, shortly after my son’s autism diagnosis, my husband and I made a difficult decision, we wouldn’t have a second child. I come from a large family, I’m the eldest of [...]
Dear Miss N, By now school is in full swing. You’ve learned your student’s names and faces, you’re getting to know each of their likes and dislikes, and you’re still acquainting yourself with every child’s strengths and weaknesses, it takes time. Having said all of that, I’m fully aware that each of your students [...]
Parenting a child with autism doesn’t come with a manual or a set of instructions. We dive in headfirst and search for answers along the way.