Juggling. And Then Dropping the Ball (or Two or Three)

Photo credit: https://www.quantamagazine.org/the-mathematics-of-juggling-20170524/ I didn't realize how dependent I am on my planner until I was without the first two+ weeks of the year. The one I ordered finally came yesterday after a shipping snafu. I had a small paper January calendar where I could keep track of big things like appointments, but the daily [...]

Misunderstanding and Discriminatory Labels

Our Boy Scout Troop recently returned from their annual weeklong campout.  Things did not go well. Some background: A couple of years ago Lawboy and a friend's son who also has autism (we'll call him Goodfriend) went to the backwoods program offered by our council.  They get along well and balance each other out.  Knowing [...]