Being different is fabulous. You know it. We know it. And. Being different isn’t always easy…especially if you’re not hanging out with the right kind of friends.
The right kind of friends change everything. They can show you how to laugh even when you step on a Lego or nobody else gets the fabulous “Princess Bride” reference you just made. The right friends can teach you how to celebrate, even when your kid or your student or your self doesn’t quite match everyone else’s version of awesome.
Because the right kind of friends help you be — you-i-er — by your side. All the way. That’s us. That’s Asperkids. We’re that kind of friend. And we’re really glad you showed up.
People, I have news for you. Velcro is not cool-looking. It’s just not. Besides that — and much more importantly, Velcro does NOT teach “Yes, I can.” It teaches, oh, I guess I can’t. It’s hard and so I probably just can’t, and nobody likes it if I get frustrated. Except….what happens when you break through frustration? Mastery! Empowerment! Awesomeness. Wait, do shoelaces actually deserve