Being A Mom

Life is hard. You turn around, thinking you have broken free from the daily trials, but you are right back in the deepest, muckiest mire. Sound familiar?  Welcome to my world. My son has Asperger’s—high-functioning autism. Have you ever bitten into a scrumptious-looking cherry pie, only to have your lips pucker, jaws tightening painfully? You expected a sweet cherry flavor with a hint of almond. Instead, sour grapes. Not literally, but you understand the analogy.  Do not expect…it will not happen. One thing learned from the ups and downs…my son is a change artist. I will never figure him out, …

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