HI! I'M AN ASPIE TEEN!

THAT MEANS I HAVE HIGH FUNCTIONING AUTISM.
Abby Carlton

Abby Carlton

Aspie Teen

My life can get WEIRD, WILD, AND WACKY sometimes!

Come take a look at life THROUGH MY EYES!

Abby’s Thoughts about the 9-11 Terrorist Attacks

Today We Reflect Every year on Sept 11, we in the United States, and many from around the world stop and reflect on the events of September 11, 2001.  Those of us old enough to remember it, often relive the moment when we first realized what...

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Why would fish play hide and seek?!

What's in a joke? Abby is actually very funny and has a great sense of humor. However, like many other aspies, she can sometimes be a very literal thinker, and often has difficulty understanding a joke, cliches, or innuendo. This can contribute to very awkward...

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Ask Abby: Returning to Public School

A follower sent me the following question: Abby, how do you feel about returning to public school after homeschooling for two years? First of all, thanks for asking!  I really like public school, but watch my video to hear more....

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Ask Abby: Memorizing songs and Accompaniment Preferences

You've been spotted! To be spotted, send me a question by clicking here. A follower sent me the following: Abby, you did an amazing job singing 'O Holy Night!'  My question is this...is it hard for you to memorize the words to the songs you sing?  Some of them have a...

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Celebrations and Disappointments

By: Abby, an tween with Asperger's (High Functioning Autism) Celebrations and Disappointments In the following video blog, I'll tell you about my awesome experience singing on stage with Lisa Kelly and Chloe Agnew, of Celtic Woman, and Paul Byrom, of Celtic Thunder.  ...

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Autistic savant: music was Abby’s pathway to language

What on earth is an autistic savant? Many of you will be old enough to remember the movie that put the word "autism" on the map, starring Tom Cruise:  "Rain Man."  If you haven't seen it, you should.  Dustin Hoffman portrays a character with moderate autism, and he...

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“Does your service dog go with you everywhere?”

You've been spotted! To get spotted:  Send Abby a question here. A follower asks: "Does your service dog go with you everywhere?" Abby responds to her follower in the video below about "Annie," our autistic service dog. Also, to clarify, there is a difference between...

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10 Things About Me, Aspie Abby

What is Asperger's?  Hi I’m Abby and I have the disorder of Asperger's. Living with Asperger's can be tough and crazy! My mom and I started Aspie Spot to help other people learn more about Asperger's and to hear from others who have Asperger's. To get things started,...

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