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Day 12: Drowning

In mid-March we had a warm week that got everyone jazzed about swimming!

I called for reinforcements, and headed to the pool with four kids, and Auntie L to get some energy out and break up the day. 636 more words


Adult Female Autism - All The Shit No One Talks About

***WARNING – Post contains adult information and topics******

While at Beauty School I meet an awesome lady called Crystal who owns and operates C & A Beauty By Design  2,358 more words

What is my Self?

I know that I originally started this blog as particularly about anarchism, veganism, and queer topics, but that’s changing.  I have an intense interest in the philosophy of biology, philosophy of psychology/psychiatry, and autism specifically.   1,285 more words

Book Review - The Curse of Lovely

Long before I was officially diagnosed as being Autistic with Social & Communication difficulties I started reading Self Help, Mindfulness and Communication Style books. At first I was trying to make myself less different and more like everyone else (able to read social cues, tonal inflection and body language).   893 more words

Unfair Dismissal

This afternoon I was stood in the kitchen buttering rolls, when I asked my youngest, Piper, to lay a blanket out on the floor ready for their ‘picnic’. 1,031 more words


Why I Let Others Know I Am Autistic Online When It Comes to Dating

I’ll be going out on a date soon. I really dislike dating because it generally feels like an interview. I feel like I MUST make eye contact, be ‘bubbly’, ask a lot of intriguing questions, and more. 267 more words


Good Morning, Campers!

Every year, as I’ve dropped Joseph off at school, I’ve marked the day when excited 6th-8th graders have gathered in the parking lot with their luggage, waiting to leave for science camp. 1,271 more words