Is he seriously walking around with a pacifier in his mouth?

Unfortunately, society only accepts pacifier usage up until age 1; after that, parents are expected to pitch-the-paci in the garbage, kids are expected to have a smooth transition to paci-free life, and everyone is supposed to live happily-ever-after from that moment forward... right?!

Autistic Individuals Cannot Show Emotion?

Apollo is now 4 years old, and is very expressive, social, is learning to use functional language and self-regulate, and he's autistic.

Is this a crunchy flower, Mom?

When we first bought our house, I was super excited to have a relatively maintenance-free front yard; or at least I thought it was going to be maintenance-free. It was all fun and games until my plants' flowers started to wilt, die, and make a mess everywhere - oh, and the noxious weeds decided to … Continue reading Is this a crunchy flower, Mom?