The notion of special needs parents having kids with sleep issues isn’t far-fetched at all. I deal with this more times than I care to remember.… Read More
Just some brief background before delving into this as it’s important for context.
My wife suffered from caregiver burnout and that lead to an almost two-year separation while she was focusing on getting the help she needed to recover.… Read More
My goal with The Autism Dad blog is do whatever I can to help the Autism community. I share my experience raising three kids with Autism and provide comfort, insight and inspiration to other Autism parents in need of it.… Read More
I was blessed enough to be able to take a nap this morning. I needed a break from Gavin’s talking.
I don’t know if that will make sense to people who’ve not experienced it but I know our family gets how overwhelming and exhausting it is to listen to him nonstop.
Anyway, I feel refreshed after my nap and my patience has been somewhat replenished for now.
I’m going to do my best to be an understanding and patient parent for the rest of the day…
We’ll have to see… lol
I’ve officially been a single Autism Dad for about a year and a half now. Truthfully, it’s been longer than that if we’re being honest about it. That being said, I wanted to share just one of many things that’s harder or more difficult with Autism involved.
Here’s the obligatory disclaimer saying that while everything with Autism is more difficult, loving my kids is easy..… Read More