I've fiddled with the website again, with Tom's help. We are both very happy with the layout and we hope you like it too. 🙂

Announcement: Tom's Corner! I have published a new page, Tom's very own page for his photographs, artwork and announcements. Check it out. 🙂 Tom’s Corner

Autism is a Controversial Issue – People Fighting Online

A very insightful and helpful perspective. My first reblog.

Anonymously Autistic

I left Facebook a while ago because I kept getting sucked into the arguments between parents and Autistic people, Autistic people and the anti-VAX movement, and medical professionals and Autistic people. Today I logged back in and was quickly reminded why I left.

The first thing thing that upsets me is that all of these people think they know more about Autism than Autistic people, as if our first hand experiences are of little or no value. This is often parents but can also be medical professionals and organic health nuts (I eat organic but these people are extreme).

Cure culture fanatics telling us we are sick for wanting to stay Autistic – sick for wanting to stay the way we were born. Parents telling us we don’t understand because we are not like their child (some of us WERE at one point and have worked hard to improve as…

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W28: Webruary Reviewed

Well here we are at the end of Webruary, my friends. One month of daily posts, to see if I could stay disciplined enough to write every day, to discover if I had enough material to produce a post every day, to determine if anyone was interested in reading what I published and, of course, to... Continue Reading →

W27: Bikeability/The Room of Heroism

Thomas received his cycling certificate today. Another certificate for the Wall of Fame in the Room of Heroism. Yes, he really calls his bedroom the Room of Heroism. This is a new thing; he invented the name last week after he went to the Dental Hospital. That evening he brought his toys downstairs to award... Continue Reading →

W26: His Lordship Pays a Visit

Tom went to his grandparents' today. He goes pretty much every Sunday and I get a blissful six hours or so to myself. Today I used the time productively, tidying and cleaning the house and catching up on laundry. The cold that was threatening to take hold has not yet done so, I had a... Continue Reading →

W25: Obiter Dicta

Today's post will be a non-post. Catching a cold, head all fuzzy, body shivery. Nothing report worthy happened and now it's late and my brain went to bed already, so nothing of worth shall be created today. I can report we had another Milkshake Morning this morning, (Milkshake Mornings) complete with Tom's farts and cold feet... Continue Reading →

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