The weather could start to get rough at any
moment, so keep an emergency bag in your car at all times with a spare pair of
clothes, some distractions, snacks and a juicebox.
2. Coconuts have a zillion uses
You don’t have to go broke buying special
therapy materials. Rubber bands, old containers, cardboard boxes, velcro,
buttons, twist-ties, bottle caps, pegs... you can definitely make do with stuff
you already own.
3. There’s another side to the
Having autistic kids can make you feel
isolated - nobody understands what you’re going through and it’s hard to get out
of the house. There’s a world out there that’s bigger than autism (and people
who can help might be closer than you think)... but you’ll never find it if you