I went the distraction route. It goes like this and works quite well in a variety of impossible situations.
I think this is one thing that special needs parents understand, and no one else does.
I’m fat. And I’m disabled. Fat is not my disability. But when fat people are also disabled, the two tend to merge in the minds of casual observers.
I spend some time thinking of the families who won’t be home for the holidays and I hope, in our small way, we have helped bring the holidays to them.
The first day of school can be a happy one for everyone, including those with special needs, with the right tools in place.
Travelling with a Child Who Has Special Needs? Here's What You Need to Know
When you have a child with developmental delays and/or medical issues, this is how you need to plan ahead and be prepared for your vacation.
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And the fact that he has Down Syndrome doesn't stop him at all.
It’s emotional for us when people turn to look at our kids. And when their stares linger, it’s hard to handle. But some things aren't what they seem.