…About Us with Dyspraxia For this post I’ve teamed up with Dyspraxia & Life Magazine, so a big thanks to them for allowing me to write a piece for them. I decided to do a top 10 list of fun little facts about dyspraxia. It’s been a great opportunity to do a solid dyspraxia focused … Read more Post #115 ~ Top 10 Things You Should Know…
I’m still on my break from any major blogging but I am noting ideas down so stay tuned for content when I officially return. However, this week I have reached 500 twitter followers! (well 501 as of now) which I am pleased as punch about and just wanted to give a shout out. When setting out … Read more 500 Twitter Followers!
I love analogies! I use analogies, similes, and metaphors a lot, mostly in my written projects but occasionally when I talk as well. Explaining situations or a certain topic is something I can find difficult at times and so if I can make a comparison it gets my thoughts across much clearer and easier. These … Read more Post #112 ~ A Steam Locomotive
Dyspraxic Characters (A new page!) This is a follow-up from my last post; dyspraxicfantastic.com/post-111-dyspraxic-characters/ where I went into detail about the characters who are potentially dyspraxic (at least from my perspective). I had the thought that this topic holds great potential that I could tap into for my blog. The current problem is as my blog expands … Read more Post #111b ~ Dyspraxic Characters ~ Extra Thought
Intro A bit on the early side, but Autism Awareness Month is close and I thought to myself I really should do a post about it. I was diagnosed with Asperger’s/Higher Functioning Autism after I started up my Dyspraxia blog and the Dyspraxia label was a part of my childhood. For that reason, I associate … Read more Post #109 ~ Autism Awareness Month
Improved ‘Positives of Dyspraxia’ Chart Dyspraxia does have its positive points. After all, it is one of the reasons why I started this blog in the first place. The positive points are overshadowed by the stigma that comes with the territory of a label. It is these positives and negatives that make us unique people … Read more Post #108 ~ The Positive Attributes
5 Years of Dyspraxia Blogging This month marks the fifth anniversary of DyspraxicFantastic going live; it has been quite the adventure so far. I can’t believe it’s been over half a decade since I started it all off! Hasn’t been a smooth trip in any sense of the word, but each obstacle has made me … Read more Post #107 ~ 5 Years Live!
Inspiration is the main focus here, but this post is going to be very different and unusual from what I usually do. The people who give us inspiration There are people who give us inspiration and help us with difficult times. Sometimes it is people in our own lives – I’ve talked before about the … Read more Post #106 ~ 🚂 Inspiration (“I think I can”)
Pokémon has been a franchise that’s been going for over 20 years, and with the launch of Pokémon Go it brought it back into the limelight, both for positive and negative reasons. I did a chapter on Pokémon Go for my ‘Dyspraxia and Gaming‘ page, but I have decided to move its content to a post … Read more Post #104 ~ Pokemon Go
The drawbacks have finally lead to something… Change happens on a regular basis and it is something we have to face and accept. Sometimes it’s in our control, but for the most part, it isn’t and sometimes we’re given a choice in the matter, but it could be none of the options are good and it’s … Read more Post #102 ~ ‘The Shot Arrow’