Author Archives: Elise Ronan

About Elise Ronan

#JeSuisJuif #RenegadeJew... I am, therefore I write...

New Address

To all my wonderful readers, I have changed my blog address. You may find all future posts at: Raising Asperger’s Kids: http://practicalautism.com I will be leaving this blog up so have no fear if you enjoyed and relied on my … Continue reading

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Bereshit-In the Beginning God Turned on the Light

In the beginning God created heaven and earth. The Earth was void and without form and darkness was on the face of the Earth God’s spirit moved upon the waters God said let there be light and there was light … Continue reading

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Family is Defined By Love

I find that one of the hardest things to deal with when you are parenting an autistic child is the attitude of those that you feel are supposed to have your back. Yep I mean the blood-family that you grew … Continue reading

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It Takes a Village: Part Deux

You might remember that I hired a village to help collegeman with his foibles over this semester. It has worked out exceedingly well. All the reports that I get are very encouraging and show that collegeman is definitely paying attention … Continue reading

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Pollen, Daylight Savings, Some New Crap

To say that the end of the school year is always an adventure with Highschoolboy is to understate how the Earth’s rotation switches to counterclockwise, the magnetic poles interchange and everything is   overcome   by an inverted sense of reality. It’s … Continue reading

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The 3Ds and Your Special Needs Child-Redux

In honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day, I am reposting this blog which originally appeared in January 2010. A note to my readers-The following is a political post. If you believe that it is permitted to walk into a pizza parlor … Continue reading

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Yom Hashoah: Holocaust Remembrance Day

                                   THEY CAME FIRST for the Communists,and I didn’t speak up because I wasn’t a Communist. THEN THEY CAME for the Jews,and I didn’t speak up because I wasn’t a Jew. THEN THEY CAME for the trade unionists,and I didn’t … Continue reading

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