If you are like me, when something new enters your world that you are unfamiliar with, you hit the internet.
I knew little about autism before Declan was diagnosed with autism and then Catelyn was diagnosed with High Functioning Autism.
I knew from my experience, being an autism parent was hard. I felt very alone and isolated. I didn’t feel like anyone understood what I was going through. The strain that was placed on my marriage. What my other kids were going through.
What Declan was going through.
I did tons of research. I found lots of information. I learned a lot. I read other blogs about autism, the autism family. I learned new techniques, new ideas, I found support.
I realized I wasn’t alone – there were a lot of other people out there just like me and my family.
And they had a great sense of humor.
I found plenty of things that made me chuckle.
The levity and sense of humour in these on point meme’s that I found through the years really helped me smile.
So, today, I would like to share a smile: