autism · Cyber bullying

To the People Who Told My Niece She Was Too Fat To Cosplay 

I came across this picture on my 16 year old nieces Instagram account recently, with accompanying text chastising those who had made been making remarks on her social media accounts, saying she was too “fat to cosplay”. I asked her if I could share her story; to which she agreed.    Cosplay is defined as… Continue reading To the People Who Told My Niece She Was Too Fat To Cosplay 

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What I Learned Taking My Children to a Comic Convention

My oldest is 13 – my youngest is 8, so I have been riding this train for a while now. It’s taken me most of this time to realize that I can plan and try to foresee issues until I am about to pull my hair out; only to find that what I thought would… Continue reading What I Learned Taking My Children to a Comic Convention

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A request to the autism community

Yesterday was interesting with all the articles, shares, and talk about the family that was escorted off the United flight because of their “daughters autism”. Public opinion quickly divided. One side was completely outraged that an airline would “divert a flight because someone was autistic” I saw petitions, threats of lawsuit for discrimination etc. There… Continue reading A request to the autism community

autism · Gaming

Why I love Five Nights At Freddy’s…..

  You may have heard your kids talking about this game in recent months ? It’s a strategy based jumpscare game where you are the security guard in a “chuckie cheese’esque” pizza place & have to “survive” nights. There are animatronic creatures that meander about and the player has to use their resources in order to… Continue reading Why I love Five Nights At Freddy’s…..