Days Out

Bournemouth Aviation Museum

I was talking in an earlier post about how we decided this year that next year we were going to face one of the challenges and fears we have, which is to take little Mr. on a plane again. We’ve not flown on a plane since he was 18 months [...]

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Autism

Why I hate the word ‘Neurotypical’

Now, I know that some people will probably disagree with me on this one but I wanted to talk about why I hate the word Neurotypical. Before I go into that, what exactly does the online dictionary say about this word? neurotypical adjective not displaying or characterized by autistic or [...]

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General

Reflecting on the 30 day blog challenge

So, some of you may know that over the past 30 days I have been doing the 30-day blog challenge. Although it probably doesn’t need any introduction (I think the names says it all) but for anyone that may be wandering; it involves posting a blog post every day for [...]

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Technology

Who doesn’t love free software

You may have worked out from my previous two posts (and if you haven’t seen them then check here for my Top 5 Linux apps post and here for my YouTube on the cheap post), I love free software. I mean, who doesn’t like free software – or free products [...]

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General

A sleepy weekend

This is more a personal post, something for me to look back on and remember. Why? Simply because something amazing happened. We got to sleep in till 9am both Saturday and Sunday. That hasn’t happened for many years. Probably about 9 years in fact. It’s very rare we get to [...]

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Technology

Top 5 Apps For Blogging Using Linux

So, you may not know this but I used to be a big advocate for Linux. I started to use Linux back in 1994 and have always had a distro installed on my computer since about 1995. I remember, back then you had to download it onto floppy disks – [...]

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