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Laura Shumaker

"How have you stayed married?" I am often asked by young autism parents, "I hear the divorce rate is high for parents of children with


Laura Shumaker, my dear friend and renowned autism advocate compiled a brilliant list, '25 random things about motherhood, autism-styl


1) My husband and I planned on having our first child after two years of marriage. Matthew beat us by 2 months.