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.
My #2 at AK is Laura, Vice President of Executive Functioning. Sure, I may be the Chief Executive – but without some support, this exec will NOT function. Fine, maybe that’s a slight exaggeration. I will function….it’s just that I’ll probably miss a deadline or discover my missing car keys in the refrigerator. And, ok, I might’ve once boarded a plane on the way home from a keynote….only to discover, while taxiing down the runway, that