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Co-dependency – When It’s Time to Let Go | Curious Curio Conjurations

This isn’t my usual post, however, it’s just as important as everything else I write for myself and share with the Pagan community. I think it’s time to talk about a common theme … Source: Co-dependency – When It’s Time to Let Go | Curious Curio Conjurations

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Introducing: A Diverse, Free Stock Photo Library — The WordPress.com Blog

Diversity in visual representation matters. Source: Introducing: A Diverse, Free Stock Photo Library — The WordPress.com Blog

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Monkey Bars: How to Get Better Sleep – Edge of the Playground

My whole life I have had restless sleep. Most days I wake feeling more exhausted than before I went to sleep. I have vivid nightmares that are a swirl of sound and color. A result of everything my … Source: Monkey Bars: How to Get Better Sleep – Edge of the Playground

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#TakeTheMaskOff – Week 2 – Adriana L. White

Week 2 30-5 Aug – What is Stimming? How is it related to Masking? Stimming is how autistic people release their pent-up energy, or relieve tension. When I get nervous, I flap my hands. When i… Source: #TakeTheMaskOff – Week 2 – Adriana L. White

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#AutisticLifeHacks: Stimming on the go – Leeds Autism AIM

In the latest of our #AutisticLifeHacks, this particular life hack centres around stimming. This one is about how bringing stimming aids like fidget spinners can help to make you feel calm when tra… Source: #AutisticLifeHacks: Stimming on the go – Leeds Autism AIM

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“Stimming”, It’s Not a Dirty Word – Resilient Chameleon

#TakeTheMaskOff Stims Are Part of our Makeup One, of the many common threads between the ranks of chameleon Autists, like myself, is the wrong belief that we don’t stim. Unfortunately, too ma… Source: “Stimming”, It’s Not a Dirty Word – Resilient Chameleon

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Put down your rusty tools, fellow parents. – One Autistic Adult

I’ve been hesitant to write about parenting because I don’t want to betray my child’s privacy. Here is my first attempt at writing about parenting without writing about childing. … Source: Put down your rusty tools, fellow parents. – One Autistic Adult