Halloween activities for autistic children

I love Halloween and used to really enjoy trick or treating and apple bobbing as a child.  Many young autistic children struggle with holidays as they are a break from the routine.  Routines are what…

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Messy kids and piles of laundry!

Messy kids and piles of laundry!

I can’t believe my little boy has just started school!  My 5 year old has autism and after getting his Education, Health and Care … View Post
Shopping and Autism

Shopping and Autism

Why is Shopping difficult for autistic people? Shopping and autism can be a difficult combination. Many autistic people struggle with shopping environments. Whilst every … View Post
Music and Autism: Music Activities and Music Therapy

Music and Autism: Music Activities and Music Therapy

Music Therapy is a wonderful thing for young children with autism.  My non-verbal five year old has really enjoyed it.  This post will go … View Post
21 Autism Bloggers Top Advice to Parents

21 Autism Bloggers Top Advice to Parents

Top autism bloggers and online influences have come together to give advice to parents of recently diagnosed children. I found it overwhelming when my … View Post
TEACCH at Home

TEACCH at Home

When my son was two he was diagnosed as autistic.  At this time I was really struggling to engage with him and it was … View Post
Going to the Hairdressers & Autism Friendly Haircuts!

Going to the Hairdressers & Autism Friendly Haircuts!

Getting autism friendly haircuts isn’t easy. However there are a few easy strategies that can make going to the hairdresser a more enjoyable … View Post
Commenting with PECs Activities (Picture Exchange Communication System)

Commenting with PECs Activities (Picture Exchange Communication System)

In this post I am focusing on phase six of the Picture Exchange Communication System® (PECS®).  More specifically looking at commenting with PECs, how … View Post
Mega List: 100 Books for under 5’s

Mega List: 100 Books for under 5’s

I want to share with you our favourite 100 books for under 5’s. I have two boys under 5 and books play a big role in … View Post
Inspirational ways to get reading with your child

Inspirational ways to get reading with your child

Are you looking for tips on reading with your child?  I am going to share my favourite ways to share books with my kids. … View Post