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14 July 2013

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mothersvox

So glad you are having a good summer! We had one of those size/age moments at Ikea, where they have those fun pits of balls. When our girl was young enough to go it, she was too terrified. And then when she was eager to go in, she was not allowed -- too old. I remember how sad this made me -- trying to explain that she was too old, not allowed. I so seriously wish that chronological age was not used to segregate people. Our girls is just about ready to form friends as a typically developing 8-year-old might, but since she's 15, that's just not gonna work.

NSVAR

I love this post! It's encouraging to read about a loving family that doesn't let the ignorant of the world get to them! I've shared this on all of my social outlets!

Kristina Chew

@NSVAR, great to hear for you! Some neighbors were a little more easy-going when our son was younger -- they're not quite sure what to make of him as a teenager. Other neighbors have been quietly, incredibly supportive (in some cases, because they're 'different' too). Thank you for the shares!

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