Leah is a stay-at-home mom who lives in Arlington, Massachusetts with her three kids, two cats, one dog, and a very understanding husband. She went on maternity leave with her first child and he just turned ten.
The first time I remember talking to Oscar about his younger brother Saul’s special needs, he couldn’t have been more than 5 years old. Definitely still in preschool. There was…something--though I can’t remember exactly what--that Oscar thought Saul would like and he said, “Saul is going to do this!” and started flapping his hands and bouncing up and down. I lost it. I couldn’t believe my sweet little boy was making fun of his younger brother who has Fragile X, which is a genetic syndrome… >> Read More