The Gandhi of Autism

After all the kids came home from school yesterday, after we got through the first hour of craziness ā€“ unpacking backpacks, assessing homework, the requisite post-bus ride-avoidance-of-meltdown shower for Lil D and hearty snacks for all ā€“ I settled Amal into her homework and Hamza with a monster truck video on Netflix and headed upstairs.Lil D was lying on his bedroom floor, which is how I usually find him these days. When I say that he is planked about 80 percent of the time, Iā€™m not kiddi … [Read more...]