“You baby him. He’s almost eleven years old and you are still helping him get his socks on straight.” “You can’t keep treating him like a baby. He is old enough to sleep through the night. You need some tough love here.” “You are still helping him tie his shoes? Are you kidding me? How… Continue reading Am I Babying My Son?
My son is now officially a teenager. 13 came so fast. I still feel a strange mix of disbelief mixed with awe when I write it. My baby is 13. And, because he is becoming a man before my very eyes, I am thinking so much more about the future. How will he live alone?… Continue reading What Happens If I Spoil My Child With Autism?
Last week, I sat on yet anther couch and prepared myself for whatever the therapist had to say. She has been working with my son for a few months, I am not involved at all in their sessions. (This is social skills therapy and apparently, mommas aren’t really helpful… I mean he’s almost twelve years… Continue reading Am I Spoiling My Child or Accommodating His Special Needs?