Autism and Birthday Parties

My daughter wasn’t invited to any birthday parties until she was deep into her threes. We made appearances at a few of those parties, and then the invites stopped coming. I don’t take it personally, but I noticed. I get it. Everyone wants to have this social-media-picture-perfect party and it’s hard to do when you have an attendee that screams […]

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It’s Autism

It took the neurologist all of five minutes to diagnose my daughter with what I had spent three years wondering about. She is the one in every 58 kids (or whatever the statistic is today) with autism. I was ready for it, but yet not. I kind of knew it, but sort of didn’t. This diagnosis changes nothing and everything. […]

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