By Amanda

LifeBuzz Staff

Girl Who Hasn’t Spoken In THREE YEARS Finally Broke Her Silence. Here’s Why…

On the outside, Coco looks like a perfectly normal five-year-old girl: Cheery, vibrant, and full of life. With bright blonde hair and a winning smile, you wouldn't be able to tell that this little girl is coping with autism -- but now, she's making more progress with her condition than ever.

She began speaking at age two, but like many autistic children, she stopped talking entirely shortly after. For three years, she was totally silent -- until now, that is. See more of Coco's story (and learn about her path to living a more normal life) below.

Coco Bradford is five years old, and she's autistic.

She started speaking when she was two, but then stopped for the next three years.

One day, everything changed.

Coco broke her silence by asking for her favorite snack: Toast.

One day, everything changed.

Her family was totally surprised.

“It was a really magical moment," her mom Rachel said in an interview. "It was the first thing she has said in three years.”

Coco was also extraordinarily happy when she started talking again.

'She looked so pleased with herself and was jumping up and down and just kept saying ''I want more toast",' her mom said.

Coco is the only one in her family with autism.

Coco has 4 siblings: Bianca, Chelsea, Elle, and Oakley. All of them are

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