Guess what? That's right I'm sick again. You know, whenever there's a bug or something going round I'm always one to catch it. Without fail. About two weeks ago I caught a nasty stomach bug, and right now I have a viral throat infection, lucky me. When I'm sick I'll be honest, I always over… Continue reading Actually Aspling Sick Again!
Have you ever gone to an event and felt completely overwhelmed? This happens to me all the time. I love attending events like concerts, theatre productions and even wrestling shows, but sometimes my senses become over loaded. Busy venues, loud noises, bright lights - no thank you! Autism Friendly events are cropping up around the… Continue reading Sensory Inclusive Events @ AEW
I'm a sucker for cute things, anything pink and glittery and I'm sold, even better if it has those kawaii anime eyes. I especially love squishies!As a child I collected nail brushes, I had all different shapes, sizes and colours which I kept in a basket under bathroom sink. As I grew older I then… Continue reading Actually Aspling’s Awesome Collections!
I absolutely love holidays! I love the whole experience. But being autistic it can be extremely overwhelming. From the airport to the changes in routine, it can all get a bit much. In 2014 I spent two weeks in New York, a place filled with beauty. It was a rocky start, but as the first… Continue reading Actually Aspling Around the World! 🌏
Like everyone else I love Christmas and everything about it, but let's be honest, it is exhausting! There's so much going on that we don't have time to stop and think. First you have Christmas Eve, buzzing with excitement. Every year on 24th December I go to the Trafford Centre with my husband, it's a… Continue reading The Boxing Day Comedown
Dear Autism, It's me again, you know, me. Just checking in to see how it's going in there. It can be tough this time of year, for both of us, but we'll get through like we always do. Dear Autism, Today was hard, I was frustrated, and you shutdown, leaving me lost and alone, but… Continue reading Dear Autism..
Its November, some of you may say that Christmas is miles away, but for me it starts as soon as Halloween ends. I'd like to think I'm prepared, I mean, I've wrapped almost all my presents and the Christmas tree is still up from last year (yes, I'm one of those people). I love Christmas,… Continue reading Actually Aspling’s Autistic Christmas