Tag Archive | Autistic child

It Takes a Village

It takes a village to raise a child. When I first heard this proverb as a child, I was perplexed by the idea. After all, I was raised by a single mother and my father rarely came around, let alone helped out. Now, as a parent, I’ve come to realize the truth behind it. What […]

Doing the Best You Can

Doing the Best You Can

  I am the mother of an autistic child. I work full time, I take care of my child, I pay my bills, I pay taxes and then I undertake the difficult task of trying to find him help so that one day we may be able to build a bridge between the world he […]

All About Cameron

All About Cameron

Cameron has been a blessing in my life for over five years now. Five years… Some days, I think “Surely, it has been longer than that” and then there are days like today. Days, where as I look over to see him sleeping and I can’t believe how quickly the first five years of his […]