This is the next installment of “Autism Rules” chronicling the shared experiences many of us may face. Hopefully you can relate to some of these “rules” illustrated by scenes from TV and movies. When you actually have the opportunity to sleep, insomnia happens. If I wake up and let my mind wander, the rest of… Continue reading Autism Rules: Part 5
Goodbye 2016, hello 2017! Here are some of the top performing “gif” posts of the year on Autism Odysseys. It may take a little longer to display all the gifs – hopefully some of them are relatable!
When you get woken up in the middle of the night. (Tommy Boy)
What food aversions look like. (Despicable Me)
It’s not quite that simple. (Doctor Who)
When you meet others who get it. (Doctor Who)
Listening to what happened at school. (Supernatural)
When you get unsolicited parenting advice (Doctor Who)
When your child tries a new food (Superntural)
Watching my kids do new things.(Firefly)
Lastly, parents watching their kids in public.
I am grateful for your support as we work to spread awareness and acceptance of autistic differences.
Happy New Year everyone!
It has been 9 years since my twins were first diagnosed with Autism and I can truly say it has been an adventure. I have learned a lot over the years about myself and my children and one of the most important things for me is having a sense of humor. There have been many… Continue reading 10 Gifs That May Sum Up Being The Parent of An Autistic Child
There are no two identical autistic individuals, even amongst identical twins (I can vouch for this personally) – but there are similarities between parenting experiences. Here are 10 more Autism “rules” with visual representations from some of my favorite TV shows and movies. Perhaps you can relate to some of these! For the first ten… Continue reading 10 More Autism Rules