One year ago, the youtuber Myka Stauffer and her husband (James Stauffer) posted a video on one of their channels letting the world know they decided to disrupt the adoption of their four-year-old son.
The reaction was immediate and, unlike anything the Stauffers had imagined, backlashed on them. Their video…
After reading this article, I decided it was about time I wrote about some signs of Autism I had as a child. I read online that writing the signs you had as a child makes it easier to get a diagnosis.
I filled several pages with moments from my childhood…
It took me a while to notice my grandmother wasn’t around anymore.
She was on an island.
We tried to send a lifeboat but that wasn’t enough.
Maybe I noticed when she couldn’t find the word for fireplace. She started doing that a lot. Looking for the words for things she’s known her whole life.
Maybe I noticed when she couldn’t remember who I was. She started doing that. Not knowing who her family is.
Maybe I noticed when she called me by her mother’s name. She started doing that. Confusing our family tree.
Maybe I noticed when she asked me what she was having for lunch three times in a fifteen-minute period. She started doing that. Asking the same questions over and over.
Somehow I noticed. That she was on an island she can’t come back from.
Yellowjackets is the series that I want to recommend to everyone. I honestly can’t remember the last time I enjoyed a series so much.
The series follows the story of a group of girls from a New Jersey high school football club. When they travel to the 1996 national championship…
No, it’s not clickbait. I wish it was.
We all know that the anti-vax movement found a new surge during this pandemic. The World Health Organization even included vaccine hesitancy as one of the 10 treats for global health.
Well, the issue is now spreading to pets.
If you’re on medium, you have likely heard of Newsbreak.
Newsbreak is similar to Medium but they focus more on local stories from the US. However, if you search their website/app you find all kinds of stories, not just local ones.
If you try to create an account as a…
I get it.
We are all tired.
All of us.
I don’t know a single person who isn’t exhausted from hearing about masks, social distancing, rapid tests, or vaccines.
I also don’t know a single person who wants nothing more than for covid to no longer be a concern.
It’s been a year since I sat down with a psychologist for my Autism diagnosis appointment.
In late 2020, YouTube started recommending me videos of women sharing their experiences of being diagnosed with Autism in adulthood.
Every single video I watched, I was stunned. …
Peacock recently released a new documentary on the Gabby Petito case titled «The murder of Gabby Petito: media, lies and social media».
In case you don’t know anything about this case, Gabby Petito went on a van trip across the United States with her boyfriend, Brian Laundrie. During the trip…