Tag Archives: miscommunication

Hygiene 101

June 2014 – Riding in the car the other day, I casually said to Drew, “You didn’t even brush your teeth before we left, did you?” Drew: “No.” Don’t freak out and call me a bad parent…remember he IS a … Continue reading

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Say What?!? Volume Two

March 5, 2013 – Ok, if you didn’t catch the first version of Say What?!? you need to read it for background info. Go ahead…jump on over there…I’ll wait……. So, now that you see what I’m up against, I can … Continue reading

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Say What?!?

February 4, 2013 – We (Jamey, Drew, Gram and I) are sitting in the living room watching the news update about the Alabama Hostage Standoff. Well…we are watching, Drew is sitting in the room playing Minecraft! We are discussing that … Continue reading

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Who Knew a Third Grader, Satan, & the POTUS Had So Much In Common?

Late yesterday evening (Sept. 30, 2010), I received a phone call from Drew’s teacher. This was a new and scary experience for me! I was afraid of what my kid had done this time! She told me how she made an … Continue reading

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One Line Wonders

Summer 2012 – Drew comes into the house from being outside doing who-knows-what. It’s one of those scorching hot summer days. He plops his sweaty body down onto a kitchen chair and informs me: “Mom, I’m hot!” This is followed by … Continue reading

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Seriously?! No…LITERALLY

A major point of miscommunication with people on the Autism spectrum is that they take the words that fall out of our mouths literally. I recall when the whole H1N1 scare happened several of years ago. “Swine flu” was the … Continue reading

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