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I am autistic and I suck at math.

Is that a contradiction? There is this myth that every autistic person, has to be in love with math and numbers. I strongly disagree. I think, this perception…

visual tool

Since I know my brain works great with pictures, creating visual tools have been very helpful. Just a simple structure for a new project. Seminar in 3 modules…

Vitamin D3 – the sunshine vitamin.

Keep this out of the sun! Vitamin D3, also known as cholecalciferol is very sensitive to UV radiation and will break down, if not stored in a dark…

5 things I can´t do, even if I try really hard. And in my opinion, efficiency is about knowing your limits and not wasting any time getting better in this weak areas.

Tying shoes. There is a childish way and a sophisticated knot. I can only do the first and then add a double one for security. Baking. I tried…

The benefits of white noise and ice sounds.

Sometimes I just need to cancel out the noisy world around me. If you have to concentrate during work, it can help to put on the headphones and…

radish on bread

Little red radish and a plantbased spread on glutenfree bread made in pumpernickel style are main elements of this simple snack. Assemble and cut into neat decorative bits-…

That explains a lot.

Was one of the first reactions I got. They were not a bit surprised, that I am autistic. Being over forty and revealing to your parents, that you…

It´s official, now.

high-functioning autism – partially compensated [ hochfunktionaler Autismus – in teilkompensierter Ausprägung ]

OM MANI BÊMÊ HUM

OM [ Der Klang und Schwingung des Universums, in ursprünglicher Gestalt ] MANI PEME [ Die Kostbarkeit der reinen und perfekt geformten Lotusblüte ] HUNG [ Der Wunsch…

It´s really fine. I am fine. Peas are fine.

Usually, I am pretty good at pretending to be all right. But you are probably sensing, that life is NOT FINE right now. I am a tough little…

The same, as usual.

Efficiency. You can save a lot of time if you eat the same thing every day. Plus it provides this sweet, comfortable feeling that only a well established…

Simply, wired in another way.

For me, being autistic doesn’t mean I am disabled. My nervous system is just working differently – meandering all over the place and laser focused at the same…

So proud of myself.

I did it, I was at my second appointment and got the results for the initial screening with the AQ and EQ test. Pointing out my autistic tendencies.

Move your body and engage in your special interest.

I have to admit, trying to keep my emotional balance during this turbulent times is extremely difficult. I miss smiles. So, the question I have to ask myself is: What…

Don´t go with the flock.

The incorrect way through Ikea – or any other big furniture store. This is a short guide for autistic people or anyone, who is interested in getting things…