Taking the train back was like a slow ride back into reality.
Bringing back all the things I didn’t get a chance to deal with before I left. Like the bike parts I’d been carrying. I’ve been carrying bike parts around for over 600Km. Bits that needed to go on the bike. I’ve also been carrying a folder of paperwork that I hadn’t dealt with yet. Too preoccupied with travelling, getting away from the reality that surrounded me back home.
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So I made it down to the south point!
Not without dramas though. It’s a 40Km walk up and back from the campground which essentially is an overnight walk. That’s all good but I’m not geared up for an overnight walk. Parks Vic were adamant that even though there was a vehicle trail most of the way down there, bikes were not permitted. Continue reading “Down to South Piont”
So why Autism? Why choose to support Autism Victoria (Amaze)? Well that’s pretty simple, since having a child effected by Aspergers, a low-level form of Autism, it’s been a big part of my life. This has lead us on a steep learning curve trying to understand what it is and how to deal with it. Continue reading “Why Autism Victoria?”
Had an amazing day on Saturday making soap with Tara for her school project. She had been given a few options but knowing her dad’s passion for soap, decided this would be the more enjoyable option, which it was. After speaking to her teacher if it was okay to follow her dads procedure, she was given the all clear and it was good to go. Not having made soap for a long time it was an amazing opportunity to get back into it. Continue reading “Making Soap for Science”
Having a son with Asperger’s doesn’t mean he’s sick or there’s something wrong with him, he doesn’t have some kind of disorder. He just thinks differently, he processes the world differently. We’re all different in our own ways. Asperger’s is more a way of grouping people who are different in certain way’s. If that makes sense. Continue reading “Dealing with Aspergers”