A friend recently shared this video with me, so I'm just going to pass it along without a whole lot of comment. This is a long watch, but worth it. It's definite food for thought regarding the delicate balance we have as autism parents, between keeping our child safe in the norms he knows and pushing the boundaries (sometimes with difficulty) in order to get them to learn and experiment and grow.
Six months in Africa isn't an option for me with my son, but I think there may be road trips in his future . . .