Down syndrome · jenny mccarthy · musings

Is “Acceptance” a noun or a verb? {musings}

“What kind of boy is this? I don’t want to this. This…autism.” Casey’s sitting in the bath. He’s just had a meltdown and he’s trying to make sense of the feelings he’s experienced. What kind of boy is this? He’s talking about himself. He doesn’t want this. I don’t want this. Where do we go… Continue reading Is “Acceptance” a noun or a verb? {musings}

and a complete mess · autism · jenny mccarthy

Why is Jenny McCarthy the target of my rage?

Jenny McCarthy is good at what she does. She’s charming. She’s funny. You can relate to her.  When she speaks about the pain associated with getting her son’s autism diagnosis, other mothers of children with autism can’t help but identify with her. She says the things we’ve wanted to say ourselves, but are too afraid… Continue reading Why is Jenny McCarthy the target of my rage?