Q: What is a good tree-hugging Aspie to do?
A: Reduce the size of the paper plates!
That's right. He cuts paper plates into halves, or thirds, or fourths- whatever size does the job- and saves the remaining piece(s) for the next meal. I now have a stack of cut up paper plates on the kitchen island. (colossal eye roll)
On a more sense-itive note-
I have always had a wee little bit of worry about Rough Stuff. She has 'Aspie traits'. I