Spectrummy Mummy

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Discord and Harmony

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Beanbags

Image by Wendy Copley via Flickr

“I want Mummy to draw a beanbag.”

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October 12, 2010 at 6:53 am

Operation Desensitization

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I want to preface this post by saying that while Pudding has sound sensitivities, or auditory processing dysfunction, it appears to be less of a problem for her than for others on the spectrum. I don’t know why she is only mildly affected, and others have it much worse than she does.  I only know that it can sometimes interfere with our daily life, and that makes it a problem for us.  One more thing, the attached video contains noise that those with sound sensitivity will not appreciate!  Please lower your volume before you play.

The object that I habitually refer to as a “hoover” may be known to you as a vacuum cleaner if you hail from anywhere other than Britain.  In fact, ours is not the brand Hoover, don’t think I’m on commission here!

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August 25, 2010 at 8:00 am