Attention Autism

Attention Autism

After a long wait we finally had an appointment with the complex needs speech and language team.  I was pretty disappointed to hear that … View Post
Easter Activities for an Autistic Child

Easter Activities for an Autistic Child

With Easter at the end of the school holidays it gives a bit more time to do some Easter themed activities at home. Here … View Post
Suzie Books by Charlotte Olson

Suzie Books by Charlotte Olson

World Book Day 2019 Author Feature: Suzie Books are a series of children’s stories to help children cope with new situations.  My non-verbal autistic … View Post
Pancakes step by step

Pancakes step by step

Pancake Day – Tuesday 5th March 2019 I love pancakes and I also love cooking with the kids, so pancake day is something I look forward … View Post
Learn to Count

Learn to Count

Like most parents I want to support my kids and help them to learn.  We all want to do our best to make … View Post
Creating Visual Aids with DesignCap

Creating Visual Aids with DesignCap

I was never very good at art and I probably avoided it as I grew up with a house full of artists!   … 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 head … 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
Christmas Day Visuals

Christmas Day Visuals

A quick post in this busy week but hopefully still helpful. Everything is different at Christmas and there are many things that can be … View Post
Christmas Activities for Autistic Children

Christmas Activities for Autistic Children

Christmas is one of my favourite times of year.   A great way for small children to learn about Christmas is to have a wide … View Post
Choosing a school for your autistic child

Choosing a school for your autistic child

Finding the right school for your child can be difficult.  There are lots of decisions to make that will have a big impact on … View Post