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Reality Bites: Autism and daily life

Reality Bites: Autism and daily life

I try to practise positivity and strive to see the good in everything. It’s part personality, part determination, I guess. I honestly don’t see the point in dwelling on the negatives. I would much rather acknowledge that something is wrong and concentrate...
Memories of my Dad

Memories of my Dad

I have been looking at old photos recently. Partly to find some great photos of Dad to make a collage for Mum but also so I can keep all my memories alive. It’s bittersweet looking at them. On the one hand I’ve loved having the chance to remember him as a...
It’s All About Family

It’s All About Family

We’ve been very much focused on family this week. First, my parents came down for a visit for 2 nights before embarking on a journey to the warmer climes of Queensland. As they normally live 2 hours away we don’t see them as much as we’d like so it...
Maintaining My Mental Health

Maintaining My Mental Health

I, like many other people, have suffered bouts of depression throughout my life. I am not ashamed to admit this or to admit that I have been prescribed anti-depressants or that I have had to take leave from work to deal with my mental health. Luckily I have always...