• Why I'm Done Apologizing For My Son Who Is On The Autism Spectrum

    4 monthes ago - By Scary Mommy

    I say it again and again. But, I shouldn't. I don't know why I can't seem to stop myself. Why do I seem to care so much about what everyone else thinks when it comes to my son's needs?
    I won't do it anymore. I won't apologize for me or for my son.
    The sign on the all-inclusive kid's gym, “We Rock the Spectrum” says it all.
    Finally a place where you never have to say “I'm sorry.”
    I remember telling my husband in frustrated lonely tears, before the diagnosis of autism was confirmed, that I just wanted to go someplace set up exclusively for families like ours. Where Lucas could run but not...
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