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THE STRESS OF AUTISM PARENTING - www.myhometruths.com 18

The stress of autism parenting

My two eldest children headed back to school today. After weeks of preparation and stress and lack of routine, it was finally back to normal life for my ASD kids. Although we have done...

12 Practical Autism Tips www.myhometruths.com 8

12 Autism Tips for Everyday Life

I’ve been an autism parent for over 11 years now so it’s fair to say I’ve learned a few things along the way. For instance I’ve learned that my kids need downtime each day...

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Gilbert and the pugs

Nathan and I have always wanted a dog. From the moment we got together and then moved in together and then married, we have wanted to share our life with a furry companion. A...

Autism and the silly season 8

Autism and the Silly Season

For many people on the autism spectrum, the busyness and social nature of the lead up to Christmas and the end of the year can prove too much. There’s the changes in routine, particularly...

Anger, Autism and Jerry Seinfeld 15

Anger, Autism and Jerry Seinfeld

I’ve been following the backlash against Jerry Seinfeld this week from the autism community regarding his belief that he may be on the higher end of the autism spectrum. Here’s the video of his comments:...

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Testing Times

It’s been a tough week. Actually, it’s been a tough few weeks which has culminated in this crazy motherf***er of a week. Yes, I virtually swore then. That probably best highlights just how overwhelmed...

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Cafe Life

I have mentioned before that we frequent a cafe in our town whose owners, Julie and Rhys,  are just beautiful, caring and empathetic people. Cafe Tempest‘s motto is enter a stranger and come out...