A Note From Beckett’s Mom

This is a pretty new project. As I write this, Beckett has tasted 25 new foods in 25 days. This is a miracle. Beckett was diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) at age 4. Colloquially, his form of autism is called Asperger’s Syndrome, but that is no longer the “official” term. Although he breast fedContinue reading “A Note From Beckett’s Mom”

Good Morrow! My name is Beckett.

I am an autistic 14 year-old child with Avoidant-Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID). This essentially means that I haven’t been able to eat any new foods for quite a while now (most of my life). As a result, I could only eat things like soy sausage links (from one company), peanut butter sandwiches (only onContinue reading “Good Morrow! My name is Beckett.”