[Mental Health] it’s ok to tell your kids you’re not ok

Great article on CNN about the relationship between parents and children and how it affects mental health. Right now, in a year where so much is happening it’s good to remember that it’s ok to NOT be ok and more importantly - to let your kids know you’re not OK so they know how to … Continue reading [Mental Health] it’s ok to tell your kids you’re not ok

An Autistic Superhero by an Autistic Creator!

This autistic man, Dave Kot, has created a comic with an autistic superhero - as in autism is his superpower! It is called Face Value and even teaches autistic people how to understand facial expressions. Pretty darn amazing. What an empowering idea for neurodivergent people. I recommend this highly. Follow the link for more! Read … Continue reading An Autistic Superhero by an Autistic Creator!

NonPareil Institute is Expanding!

Very exciting news about one of the great nonprofits we support - the NonPareil Institute. This great studio strives to supply better futures for adults with autism by  giving them skills in technology and the tools to make games and apps so they can enjoy an independent future doing things they love! They are looking … Continue reading NonPareil Institute is Expanding!

The Autism Diagnosis Quest – Part 1

There may be many adults out there who may have self-diagnosed, taken quizzes online, had suspicions or may have even talked to people on the spectrum and questioned themselves. Before I begin my own story, I want to say this. If you are autistic or believe you are on the spectrum, the diagnosis is only … Continue reading The Autism Diagnosis Quest – Part 1