As you know C will soon be moving into a full time home. One of the things this means for me is that I will have to give up the part time work that i do and love and find a flexible (so I can still have C home) full time job. According to a survey a mothers job description would mean she could earn £30,000 pa (and the rest!) Parents develop many skills and as an autistic parent you develop more specialist skills and find sides of your self you never even knew existed.
I found this example of a resume for a housewife. However under 'experience' I think mine would read more like this;
Expert poo cleaner Problem solving Creative Negotiator Diplomat Child development Psychologist Psychiatrist Anger management Stress management Law Human resources Advocate Campaigner Mind reader Therapist Dr Specialist chef Researcher Can read body language Sign language Good at following routines Patience of a saint! Thomas the tank engine expert Can work under stress and on very little sleep.
With my love of all things Star Trek I quite liked the sound of this! Would you give me a reference?! What would be on your CV and what would be your fantasy job?