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Tears and glimpses of the moon

So many parents of children with autism are amazingly strong and resilient. We are skilled in advocacy and educating others. We can be almost psychic in our ability to anticipate behaviours and sensory reactions, or else uncanny in our ability … Continue reading

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A lazy day of guilt squashing

Today was not one of those days when I felt like I accomplished a whole lot.  I slept in, and then, I am embarrassed to say, I also had a nap sometime after brunch. At one point, still in his … Continue reading

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