All of the blog posts, neatly arrange by year and category… neat
A quick run through the last 3 months. Leaving the beeb, starting my summer of adventure… oh and COVID.
Some thoughts on why I’m buying new PJs, why bright PJs work well for me and few of my favourites and where to buy them.
A little article looking at the role of play in my life. How it related to adventure and why it’s a key part of my autistic joy.
A post exploring the coming summer. Why I am leaving my BBC job and what I am doing next.
Some thoughts on the role of momentum and cheerfulness in my day to day life.
Reflecting on life a year after I had a spinal cord injury.
Reviewing my theme for 2021 and presenting my new theme for 2022.
Reflecting on 2021 and thinking about the future.
I race different computers head to head to see which ones can run one of my test scripts the fastest
How the lens I am using makes life a lot more fun and bouncy
How one change of lens has utterly changed my life.
A short post answering a Twitter question about how my sensory profile is effected by using ADHD medications.
Some thoughts on my injury and the future.
I’ve been crying a lot recently and here’s a quick post about the surprising reasons why.
Exploring a few topics relating to my home
An unexpected adventure in my workplace…
We had an adventure out to the farm shop. Nothing to fancy but a huge achievement in it’s own little way!
The approach we’ve taken for sitting up and getting around.
The most important adventure of my life.
First impressions after a week with the new stroller.
Trying out a different style of pushchair / wheelchair.
An update on how stuff is going and what we’re doing next.
How does life look 131 days after my spinal cord injury.
Pain is complicated.
We’ve achieved a great deal and learnt a lot. But where do we go next?
An exploration of functional labels and why i don’t use them.
Life changes and it’s changing for me rapidly.
A deeper dive into what it means to be ‘little’ and autistic.
Identity can be a tricky thing. I was recently asked a very good question by a researcher researching autism and kink. I figured it was time I wrote about it :)
I got out on my bike. Here’s a post about how we made it happens and what we’re doing next.
First 100 days with a life changing spinal cord injury
It’s going to be a few horrible week. But it should be worth it.
It’s been 12 weeks since my injury and life is different. But not as different as it may seem.
A way to work from bed without ‘being in bed’
Task management is a common struggle for a huge number of ADHD folk. Here’s my approach.
Exploring the impact of personas on my work life.
Trying to work out when to return to work and what things I need to consider before I do so.
My thoughts on physical pacing. How I can pace my body to get the most out of each day but optimising a day for rest, or a day for adventure.
It’s been 10 weeks since my body changed. This is a post about where we are. What is happening with my body, what things we’ve worked out how to do and what comes next.
The wheelchair assessment took an unexpected direction.
Why cheerfulness is critical in my life. How pain threatens my cheerfulness and what I am doing to manage the situation.
Where I am sitting has a huge impact on my day. With that in mind, I need a proper plan. This post covers a quick overview of my daily sitting routine and some of the thoughts that have gone into deciding it.
My road map to getting back to work by the end of May.
I am so damn happy.
A plan comes together!
How we trying to keep my mental health stable as I adapt to a different life
I finally got outside an rode some trikes. I found one that worked perfectly for me.
The two buggies I use everyday and how they are impacting my life.
It’s been a really busy week. Here’s a quick run through of the important bits.
Protecting my mental health by reframing the chocked in my life.