Sleeping with Autism

Why I chose to embrace it

Photo by David Veksler on Unsplash

Never in my wildest dreams did I think I’d be sharing my bed with a child for near ten years.

Before becoming a parent, I was exceptional at predicting what a perfect mom I would be and what perfect children I would raise. My kids would always be well-groomed, fed nutritious food, behaved, polite, and definitely sleep in their own bedrooms.




When you find out you are autistic…

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Leanne Mullan

Leanne Mullan

Frazzled mom. Creative, nerdy, lover of green. Obsessively organized. Donut addict. Diabetes specialist. Doctor of Philosophy.

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