Parenting Autism – The Cold Hard Truth, as He Sees It #autism #parenthood
Raising my son who has high functioning autism brings on a lot of jaw dropping,…
1. WERE YOU NAMED AFTER ANYONE?
I have my Mom’s middle name for my middle name but beyond that, no clue.
2. WHEN WAS THE LAST TIME YOU CRIED?
Last week, but it was from laughing so hard I cried.
3. DO YOU LIKE YOUR HANDWRITING?
I do not.
4. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE LUNCH MEAT?
Smoked ham from the deli.
5. DO YOU HAVE KIDS?
Yes, three – boys are 4 & 6 and daughter who is 10 going on 30.
6. IF YOU WERE ANOTHER PERSON, WOULD YOU BE FRIENDS WITH YOU?
Yes, I would.
7. DO YOU USE SARCASM A LOT?
Yes but it’s more of a delayed sarcastic response than witty sarcasm.
8. DO YOU STILL HAVE YOUR TONSILS?
9. WOULD YOU BUNGEE JUMP?
Yes I would, one thing I am trying to do is overcome various fears, one of which is a fear of heights.
10. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE CEREAL?
Not a huge cereal person but used to love Grape Nuts, now they hurt my teeth.
11. DO YOU UNTIE YOUR SHOES WHEN YOU TAKE THEM OFF?
12. DO YOU THINK YOU ARE STRONG?
Yes. I feel I am both emotionally and physically strong.
13. WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE ICE CREAM?
Soft serve – Chocolate/Vanilla Twist Hard Serve – Coffee
14. WHAT IS THE FIRST THING YOU NOTICE ABOUT PEOPLE?
15. RED OR PINK?
16. WHAT IS THE LEAST FAVORITE THING ABOUT YOURSELF?
That I tend to have moments of over worrying about other people when all that matter is that I and my children are happy.
17. WHO DO YOU MISS THE MOST?
My aunt Robin, even though she passed away when I was 5 yrs old, I still have memories of time with her.
18. WHAT IS THE TECHNIQUE THAT YOU NEED TO WORK ON THE MOST?
Removing my ADD brain tendencies with the juggling working from home and parenting.
19. WHAT COLOR SHOES ARE YOU WEARING?
None. Pink slipper socks at moment.
20. WHAT WAS THE LAST THING YOU ATE?
Onion bagel with smoked ham and swiss cheese.
21. WHAT ARE YOU LISTENING TO RIGHT NOW?
My four year old tell me stories.
22. IF YOU WERE A CRAYON, WHAT COLOR WOULD YOU BE?
I think ….. bubble gum pink
23. FAVORITE SMELLS?
24. HOW IMPORTANT ARE YOUR POLITICAL VIEWS TO YOU?
25. MOUNTAIN HIDEAWAY OR BEACH HOUSE?
26. FAVORITE SPORTS TO WATCH?
27. HAIR COLOR?
Black with grey hairs poking through.
28. EYE COLOR?
29. DO YOU WEAR CONTACTS?
30. FAVORITE FOOD?
31. SCARY MOVIES OR HAPPY ENDINGS?
Both, unable to choose one over the other.
32. LAST MOVIE YOU WATCHED?
33. WHAT COLOR SHIRT ARE YOU WEARING?
Blue tank top
34. SUMMER OR WINTER?
Summer but much prefer Fall.
35. FAVORITE DESSERT?
36. STRENGTH TRAINING OR CARDIO?
37. COMPUTER OR TELEVISION?
38. WHAT BOOK ARE YOU READING NOW?
The Best Man by Kristin Higgins
39. WHAT IS ON YOUR MOUSE PAD?
40. FAVORITE SOUND?
41. FAVORITE GENRE OF MUSIC?
I love all music, can not pick one genre.
42. WHAT IS THE FARTHEST YOU HAVE BEEN FROM HOME?
North Carolina for Type A Parent Conference in 2011.
43. DO YOU HAVE A SPECIAL TALENT?
Talk so fast without breathing that someone has to tell me to breath or question whether I have an oxygen tank attached to me.
44. WHERE WERE YOU BORN?
45. WHERE ARE YOU LIVING NOW?
46. WHAT COLOR IS YOUR HOUSE?
47. WHAT COLOR IS YOUR CAR?
Umm gold? Tan? Beige? not sure what you call it.. ugly light brown?
48. DO YOU LIKE ANSWERING 48 QUESTIONS?
Yes, but next time I want some more creative & funny ones! lol