So, this morning, I was about the worst mom ever! My daughter – as I’ve mentioned – is on the Autism Spectrum. Though high functioning, she faces challenges every day that others just don’t seem to face. Among other things, we deal with anxiety and rigidity. These were the major issues facing us this morning.
I can remember dreaming about becoming a mom as early as age 3. I spent my childhood obsessing over babies – my baby brothers and sister, babies in my church, babies anywhere. My childhood play mostly involved playing house with my dolls or my friends. I always wanted to be a mom. As I moved