Ahhh, just look at them. Sharing space, sharing an activity (ok yes they’re watching tv!) Being together is something that they don’t often do, they spend all their time together but in reality they are apart. Even though having two children 19 months apart was never a “plan” I did daydream that they would play… Continue reading Siblings
We live right on top one of the country’s finest nature reserves which is hidden in suburbia, Sutton Park. We visit often for walks and scooter rides and like most people we like to feed the ducks. I recently learned the damage of feeding them bread can do so I’m trying to change our ways… Continue reading Teaching responsibility
Last Sunday after months and months (years?) of planning we finally launched Square Peg Sensory a mobile sensory unit! It was particularly stressful when both the electric and the tailgate decided not to work properly! Thankfully just in the nick of time it all came together ready for Anna Kennedy OBE and Alan Gardner (The… Continue reading Finally!
So I’m doing the rounds looking for mainstream schools for Logan, I have my list ready and last week I got to peak inside my first primary school. When Bella was this age I viewed 3 special schools as mainstream was never an option for her. I was nervous as I always am in unfamiliar… Continue reading Your best isn’t good enough!
This summer was looong! Bella went a bit stir crazy and I went, we’ll just a bit crazy! Logan was saved thanks to summer holidays funding so he had two full days a week of running/screaming/roaring etc without me having my own melt down. New term means a new teacher, class group and room for… Continue reading Back to routine
Today was a good day. Don’t get me wrong, we have a lot of good days but we rarely acknowledge them. Usually the good days are great, trips out holidays etc. Today we got up very early and I anticipated the worst; 2 overtired children, 1 fractious parent and lots of hours until bedtime are… Continue reading Today
A change of scenery, fresh air, a little more freedom and lots of ice cream over in the new caravan in Wales! So much fun with a tiny puddle Sand between her toes is a sensory thing! Preprioception Oh I do like to be beside the… Continue reading Summer by Sea!