I love legos

This is a picture of me holding a flower bouquet made out of legos. If you want to purchase this same set, click on the link https://amzn.to/3sKkFg9. As an Amazon associate, I earn commissions from qualifying purchases.

Growing up I didn’t have my own Lego set. I do desperately wanted legos but my mom always said she didn’t have the money to buy it. Now as an adult, I treat myself to Lego sets whenever I can afford it because I feel that I owe that to my inner child that’s still healing from trauma.

Our home is loaded with legos. I do have children so they obviously love it. But legos is more than just a toy for me. Whenever I complete a set, my confidence level goes through the roof. As someone who struggles with confidence development, legos is an easy way to help boost that. Legos also helps stimulate my brain and helps me with problem solving. I also love the opportunity to be creative. The instructions that comes with it are visual so I’m able to understand it just fine. It’s the perfect sensory tool for me and very therapeutic. It helps decrease stress levels and sensory overload. It helps me build patience and encourages my need to hyper focus on something I really love. It also helps me build a stronger bond with my children. Legos is one of the few things we can all do together that makes us all happy. Also, since I never received occupational therapy as a child for my needs, playing with legos is the best thing for my physical development because it develops dexterity and strength in the fingers but also teaches me control of the pressure applied when building things with intricate detail. I lack body awareness and I’m often heavy handed. Building with legos has taught me what gentle touch is.

My Favorite Amazon Items|Autism Edition

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Here is a list of all my favorite Amazon items that accommodate my sensory needs. For more authenticity, I’ll be using personal videos of me using these items instead of the actual stock photos that’s used on Amazon.

**This list will be updated from time to time as more items come my way so please keep an eye on this post so you don’t miss anything**

Wooden Balls in Cup Color Sorting
https://amzn.to/3BAem1q
Stepping Stones
https://amzn.to/3BB9IjO
Bristle Blocks
https://amzn.to/3NQxON9
Interlocking Building Discs
https://amzn.to/3EZDD6S
Jumbo Blocks
https://amzn.to/3vjmH8C
Sensory Swing
https://amzn.to/3s2Glnb
Sensory Nightlight
https://amzn.to/3p1HQ34
Noise Canceling Headphones (Bluetooth)
https://amzn.to/35bQqFq
Sprocket Fidget
https://amzn.to/3vfipze
Infinity Cube Fidget
https://amzn.to/3t8dOfo