Category Archives: Parenting

Finding Dirty Laundry

I’ve decided to create a laundry primer. It has come to my attention that there is confusion in my family over what dirty clothes look like. I find clean laundry balled up in a a tangled mess of arms and … Continue reading

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Who She Is

I posted this on my other blog, Penelope George. It makes sense to put it here, too. I know people are put off by Shayla’s autism. I’ve seen it firsthand, and though people try to be polite, you can’t sugercoat … Continue reading

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Not the Same Old Autism

This is an email I didn’t send. It was going to Dimitri’s SEA, who has been with him since kindergarten. She was also Shayla’s SEA at the same school. I won’t send it now because writing it out was all … Continue reading

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The New Normal

Yes, we have two children with autism. Who has time to be normal? Continue reading

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