Posts by Too Many Tabs

Parenting #mumsonthespectrum

Disclaimer: I am a 35yo mother to Bear (5yo boy) and The Girl (4 in the Summer). I recently identified myself as Autistic and I am waiting to be contacted regarding assessment. Bear is already on the assessment pathway. If I could bottle parenting it would be a noise. It’s a whine, an intermittent sob of frustration and too loud. If Roald Dahl’s BFG can bottle dreams, and some guy on a Jon Richardson documentary can bottle fresh air, then surely I can bottle this noise as a symbol of parenting. Before I became a parent I was a teacher.
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