Thursday, October 20, 2011

For His Smile

When I'm feeling particularly down about our situation, the autism that is, stories like this put things back in perspective for me.

Or when I watch commercials like the one below, I realize how truly blessed I am.

Because autism is not Tay-Sachs.  It isn't cancer, either.

Minus a few social shortcomings, my little guy, for the most part, is thriving.  And I don't, for one minute, take that for granted.

On the contrary, I am incredibly thankful, grateful my child doesn't live in pain.  I'm beyond happy for his smile.

On that note, I think I'll kiss him a thousand times today...

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  1. Love that smile!!! And ofcourse-- love love love the kite (and fro in tow)

  2. that pic is so cute!! what a sweetie

  3. You are absolutely right on, on this post.
    And what a darling photo!!! do kiss him a thousand times over!

  4. He is adorable! It's so important to stay positive in life, especially where the kids are concerned. Hard some days, but important! On that note, I'm stopping by from the Happiness Is... blog hop :) Have a great day!

  5. He has a smile that shines!

  6. Wow, great post with awesome perspective. I love how you keep your mind in the right place--I imagine it must not always be easy to do--but with a smile like that, who could blame you for happiness?

    Thanks for sharing that thoughtful post at Rub Some Dirt On It.


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