The best gifts for my autistic children this Christmas

Finding great presents isn’t always easy. I like to shop around and get some good ideas before I pick the perfect gift. I also like to get ideas online so I thought I would share…

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Calming Strategies for Children with Autism

Calming Strategies for Children with Autism

Finding the right strategies for your child can make a huge difference to help when stressed. My eldest loves deep pressure and this works … View Post
Christmas Book Advent Calendar 2019

Christmas Book Advent Calendar 2019

For the last couple of years we have had a book advent calendar and I love it. One of my favourite things is reading … View Post
Meet the Autism Professional …. Specialist Speech and Language Therapist

Meet the Autism Professional …. Specialist Speech and Language Therapist

It has been a while since my last ‘Meet the Autism Professional’ Interview. So it is time to put the spotlight on … View Post
Hyperlexia – Reading at 3 but not speaking to you

Hyperlexia – Reading at 3 but not speaking to you

My two boys are both autistic but I really struggled with my youngest son’s autism diagnosis. A lot of little things I … View Post
Adventures with Seekers the magnetic scavenger hunt

Adventures with Seekers the magnetic scavenger hunt

I am really excited to share this Seekers review with you all. Seekers is a magnetic scavenger hunt game for young children. I was … View Post
Teaching my non verbal son to read

Teaching my non verbal son to read

It is easy to assume that my non verbal autistic 6 year old can’t do certain things like read or spell. However given … View Post
Brainbox Review

Brainbox Review

BrainBox from Green Board Games is a multi level game designed for parents to play together with their children. I am always on the … View Post
Providing structure and independence with our Tiimo visual schedule

Providing structure and independence with our Tiimo visual schedule

What is Tiimo Tiimo is an app designed to improve independence and provide structure to routines. A visual support that is particularly helpful to … View Post
Autistic Insights

Autistic Insights

Who better to ask for advice about autism than people who are actually autistic? As a neurotypical parent to autistic children I can find … View Post