How To Keep Your Child Cool In Their Wheelchair This Summer

Are you struggling to keep your child cool in their wheelchair? *updated July 2018* It can be so difficult to stay cool in a wheelchair…

You need to read this.. it could affect you!

I’m about to tell you about something which probably doesn’t affect you today.  But it’s important you read it because there is quite a high…

How much guilt can one person really carry?

GUEST BLOG How much guilt can one person really carry? My everyday emotion seems to be guilt, whether its questioning what I did wrong for…

Pudsey Cupcake Tutorial – Children In Need 2017

Are you doing a bake sale for Children In Need?  If you are you might find this simple Pudsey cupcake tutorial useful. I created this…

5 Reasons You & Your Child Need A Vitamin D Supplement

I’ve just come back from a holiday in the sun and I feel surprisingly refreshed (a miracle considering the amount of alcohol I consumed) but…

What Is It Really Like To Have A Child With Complex Needs?

This is a guest post. The author did not wish to be named. A friend recently asked me ‘What is it like to parent a…

10 Things Parents Should Do When Their Child Is In Hospital

I consider myself pretty lucky really because although William has had his fair share of hospital stays over the years, recently they’ve been pretty few…

The ‘Baby’ Product Saving The Sanity Of Special Needs Families (sponsored)

When I was pregnant there was an extensive list of “essentials” I had to buy in preparation for the arrival of a newborn; cot, pram,…

A Day In The Life

Part of the 30 day challenge It’s getting light outside so I am not fully asleep when the TV comes on and I am subjected…

Mirror Chime About Special Needs Toy

The theme of today’s 30 day challenge is “my child’s favourite toy” which is a bit of a difficult one to write when your child…

Not Just A Mum

Day 9 of the special needs 30 day challenge today and the theme is "not just a Mum." I am sure everyone is expecting this…

What’s In Your ‘Go Bag’?

I’m a little behind on the 30 day challenge (which is highly unprofessional of me considering its my challenge!)  but today’s theme is “what’s in…

William’s Favourite Book

Day 3 of the special needs 30 day challenge today and the theme is ‘child’s favourite book’! William LOVES books.  There’s not many activities he can…

The Milestone I’ve Been Dreading

Milestones… we all wait and wait for them to come and we celebrate the tiniest development or achievement as if it’s the biggest thing in…