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Encouraging and developing self-advocacy in our children and why the language we use matters – Paula Sanchez

I really, really, really, don’t like the term ‘special needs’. I don’t particularly like the term ‘special educational needs’ much either, and can get a bit twit… Source: Encouraging and developing self-advocacy in our children and why the language we use matters – Paula Sanchez

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Autistic Masking – An Intense World

A recent trend I have seen on Twitter among autistics there involved opposition to “autistic masking.” Not all autistics can mask, but many if not most can. And that creates a number of… Source: Autistic Masking – An Intense World

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Neighbors | Gotta Find a Home:

4 May 2012 Today was muggy, overcast and warm. The fog of earlier had lifted, but the humidity remained. Sitting on the communal park bench were Shakes, Andrew and Joy. On the curb were Little Jack… Source: Neighbors | Gotta Find a Home:

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Bad Angels – Jake Allen Sharp

We battle bad angels, and forces of darkness that have dominion on Earth Their flaming arrows, from all direction, are falling upon us from birth No earthly army, but by the Spirit of God we can stand up and fight And defeat the bad angels, for we know that darkness flees from the light Born into trouble, to […]

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Self-Care Share | MakeItUltra™

Hello everyone, As you go about your week make sure to take time for self-care for you and your loved ones. Self-care can take on different forms. Below is something I came across that is a great r… Source: Self-Care Share | MakeItUltra™

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How to Build a Custom Handcrafted Acoustic Guitar from Start to Finish: The Process Revealed in a Fascinating Documentary | Open Culture

Every serious guitarist learns to set up, repair, and maybe even customize their own instruments. It’s economical and fun and gives players insight into how and why their instruments sound the way they do, and how to make them sound better. Source: How to Build a Custom Handcrafted Acoustic Guitar from Start to Finish: The […]

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Leonardo Da Vinci’s To Do List (Circa 1490) | Open Culture

Most people’s to-do lists are, almost by definition, pretty dull, filled with those quotidian little tasks that tend to slip out of our minds. Pick up the laundry. Get that thing for the kid. Buy milk, canned yams and kumquats at the local market. Source: Leonardo Da Vinci’s To Do List (Circa 1490) | Open […]