5 Benefits of Using Positive Affirmations With Your Kids

We’ve had a tough few weeks around here. The kids have been unwell, they’ve been under pressure at school, my husband and I have both been busy with work, my Mum has been hospitalised, we’ve had lots to do and the weather has not been very kind....

Parents: Autism Acceptance Starts with Us

I want to share a somewhat controversial opinion today, for World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD). You may not agree with it and that’s okay. You may find it personally challenging to accept and I get that too. To give you some perspective, I’ve been an...

How We Do Christmas as an Autism Family

I’ve shared before the challenges we face when it comes to Christmas as an autism family. Gift giving can be a minefield, sensory overwhelm can derail the most longed-for outing and the traditional Christmas myths can prove problematic.   Even the...