Tag Archives: kids

Autism Dad: Long Time, No Talk

It’s been a while since I last posted, and I hope everyone is doing well. Ben is doing nicely and is just as sweet as ever. He’s also making some nice strides verbally and even socially. My hope is to resume … Continue reading

Posted in November 2012 | Tagged , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Autism Dad: Sorry Ben, I don’t love you THAT much

Took the boys out to dinner–well, Chuck E. Cheese. Yes, it’s true, I subjected myself to that. Of course the boys had a blast. Ben wanted to climb into a big red space ship. First he took off his shoes. … Continue reading

Posted in April 2012 | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Autism Dad: “Sleep with me, Daddy”

In case you haven’t had the time to read some of my early postings, here’s one of my early ones that kind of sets the stage. Have a good week ahead… Sleep with me, Daddy I remember feeling like a voyeur … Continue reading

Posted in April 2012 | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Autism Dad: A Special Bike

Papa got Ben a special bike for his 8th bday. He looks rather pleased with himself, doesn’t he? :) Happy Friday everyone!

Posted in April 2012 | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Autism Dad: Be sure to join us at Facebook!

If you haven’t already, I’d love to invite you to LIKE Autism Dad at Facebook. Visually, WordPress is more impressive, but Autism Dad at FB feels like more of a community and allows for more interaction with my readers. Many … Continue reading

Posted in March 2012 | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Autism Dad: Benny & Teddy

This pic may seem pretty ordinary, except for a small detail, which is, in fact, anything but small. See Ben’s Teddy Bear, which he brought to Daddy’s home for the weekend. Ben is 8 and, until now, has never shown … Continue reading

Posted in March 2012 | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Autism Dad: When Work Becomes Personal

  OK, so this is pretty cool. PR/ad agency where I work has an autism agency as a client. Spent yesterday in a meeting with the executive director. Crazy intersection between my work life and my personal life! Proposed to … Continue reading

Posted in March 2012 | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Autism Dad: Soccer & Separation Anxiety

On the way up to the game, Ryan complained about homework (“My brain’s only so big”) and shared his yearning for summer vacation: “Just want to relax by the pool.” I had no sympathy. “Dude, you’re in kindergarten.” Conversation turned … Continue reading

Posted in March 2012 | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Autism Dad: A Day of Little Miracles

Seeing Ben in his baseball uniform and happily donning the cap he had once vigorously resisted. That was one miracle, at least for me, especially given that his obsession with baseball has lay dormant since his autism diagnosis at age … Continue reading

Posted in March 2012 | Tagged , , , , , | 8 Comments

Autism Dad: Happy Friday from me and the boys!

Hope you’re able to enjoy a little down time this weekend. Kinda like we are doing here:

Posted in March 2012 | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment