R is struggling at the moment. As a teenager anyway it’s a complex time. The worry of exams and the joys of GCSE’s next year. When you factor in the social anxieties of the teenage world, it all adds up to a pressure cooker environment for her. Having Asperger’s has proved too be a massive […]

Love is all you need.

I’ve been thinking (worrying) about my children’s future a lot lately. Especially O’s I have faith that R will be OK as long as she has people she can rely on for love and support. But O will need a lot more than that. I’m constantly worrying about what will happen to him when we […]

Stairgate to heaven.

We have had to adapt the house a lot around O. He tends to grab and destroy so we can only allow him to run free around certain rooms in the house. Our saviour and something we could never be without are our pet gates. I can’t imagine life without them they keep O in […]

Diagnosis Autism

I’ve been thinking what I can write about that would be helpful for people to read. I think the hardest part for me was the process of diagnosis so I thought I’d write about that. You are not alone. Like every mother or father has a birth story every parent with special needs has a […]

Creating content

I have often thought that vloggers and bloggers leave fuller lives and do more interesting things because they have to create content. This was part of the reason why I started to write a blog, so I’d start trying out new things with the children and actually get out there and live a bit. This […]