Navigating autism takes time – lots and lots of time. It took until Matt was almost 5 years old for speech to come, and then it was very few words for years after. It took almost 7 years to get out of diapers and almost 9 to completely be potty trained wit ..
If your child is anything like mine, you know the stress of shopping for toys and gifts for them. Over the years I’ve seen my son lose his interest in almost any toy that’s out there or play completely inappropriately with the ones that are fortunate enough to grab his attention for a few seconds. There was a time when he loved trains and every time we entered a “Toys r Us” he would run to the spot where they had a train table for kids to play with. He would spend several minutes there. We finally d ..