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Issues with Quarantine – Cambria’s Big Fat Autistic Blog

For many of us, we are now entering week two of our social shutdown. For many more, this has been longer. I am sure of your boredom and stir craziness. I’ve been through it. Here are a few issues t… Source: Issues with Quarantine – Cambria’s Big Fat Autistic Blog

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Coronavirus: Are We All Doomsday Preppers Now? – Cambria’s Big Fat Autistic Blog

I know the headlines. Surgical masks for everyday use (which are ineffective). Runs on toilet paper and bottled water like they’re hot new bags. (Good thing my mom and I got our monthly supplies while we could.) People now learning how to wash their hands, and to wash their hands (EW!). Alternative greetings for handshakes, […]

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My Annual Christmas Blues – Cambria’s Big Fat Autistic Blog

Well, this is a pickle. I thought they would not come this year. After all, it’s not like I miss anyone who never calls, writes or sends anything. But here I was, boohooing over the fact that… Source: My Annual Christmas Blues – Cambria’s Big Fat Autistic Blog

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Thanksgiving Cooking, 2019 Edition: Friday Before – Cambria’s Big Fat Autistic Blog

I just took the turkey out of the freezer. Fortunately, there was enough space to put the giant bird in the pan I am using to roast it. Also, there is enough space to put the rest of the dinner in … Source: Thanksgiving Cooking, 2019 Edition: Friday Before – Cambria’s Big Fat Autistic Blog

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Why Autistic Adults Hate Blue Buckets – Cambria’s Big Fat Autistic Blog

It started here in Kentucky early. Once the Halloween merchandise came out, there they were, in an aisle display: blue buckets. I was not impressed. I’m a member of the pillowcase club, first… Source: Why Autistic Adults Hate Blue Buckets – Cambria’s Big Fat Autistic Blog

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Girls Like Superheroes, Too! – Cambria’s Big Fat Autistic Blog

The title should bear no secret. Girls like superheroes, too, and I can prove it.   I will bring you three cases as evidence.  CASE 1: Elsa, the Disney Queen with Superpowers  N… Source: Girls Like Superheroes, Too! – Cambria’s Big Fat Autistic Blog

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Fat Shaming Only Makes Me Fatter – Cambria’s Big Fat Autistic Blog

I know it’s been a while since I said something. But I needed to say something about this:  Fat Shaming does NOT need to make a comeback. James Corden is right.  I feel like I’m on the Shame … Source: Fat Shaming Only Makes Me Fatter – Cambria’s Big Fat Autistic Blog