Autistic Pride

Autistic Pride

There is more than one Pride this month: Tuesday 18th June is Autistic Pride Day. The purpose of autistic pride day is to celebrate … View Post
Screen time & the future of play with Mardles

Screen time & the future of play with Mardles

Screen time is one of those things that we often feel guilty about. However watching my kids grow up using technology and seeing them … View Post
Paperwork & Education

Paperwork & Education

Unfortunately having a child with autism seems to come with a mountain of paperwork!  So the earlier you get yourself a file and … View Post
Politics, Autism & Brexit – how to vote in the European Elections

Politics, Autism & Brexit – how to vote in the European Elections

Are you sick of hearing about Brexit?  Think it’s not worth voting because all the politicians are as bad as each … View Post
Lessons learnt!

Lessons learnt!

I grew up in 1980s England and what society taught me then was the following: I was better than people who were poor but … View Post
Supporting your autistic customers

Supporting your autistic customers

Does your business need a visual guide to support autistic customers? At least 1% of the UK population has autism so it is very likely … View Post
Autism Therapies for young children at home

Autism Therapies for young children at home

When my son was diagnosed as autistic at 2 years old I was totally lost. I didn’t have a good understanding of what … View Post
One Page Profile

One Page Profile

What is a One Page Profile & who needs one? A one page profile is a summary of what is important to a person … View Post
The Sensory Side of Autism

The Sensory Side of Autism

I have put off writing this post for some time.  The main reason is that I still haven’t completely got my … View Post
Sensory Toys

Sensory Toys

Sensory support is really important for many people with autism. Unfortunately it can be really hard to identify the right sensory needs particularly for … View Post