Monthly Archive: December 2016

Day of Peace

It’s taken me a day or so to write this as I’m still in shock as to what happened. The day after Jude was possibly at the worst I’ve seen him in a long time…he …

The Erratic Nature of Christmas

How has your Christmas been? Ours has been somewhat varied so far! Jude isn’t coping well at all. He has spent pretty much all of today tantrumming and freaking out…In fact, it has happened so …

On the Twelfth Day of Christmas…

     Inspired by an autism related Twelfth Day of Christmas poem that I saw on Instagram today written by the Autism Society San Diego, I thought I would write one about Jude. Feel free …

How we do Christmas!

    It’s CHRRIISSSTMAAAAAS!!!   So I have been requested by Jenni from Chilling with Lucas to answer a few questions about my festive joys. It’s weird because I’m not a massively crazy Christmas fan but as …

Weekend – did you have a good one?

      We all know Jude’s behaviour can be, at best random and at worst, atrocious but this weekend he has surprised me. Friday night was awful and I wasn’t sure how to cope …

Our Girls

So our afternoon was pretty good but when Jude came home he was rather quiet and a bit “weird” but I couldn’t quite put my finger on the problem. Anyway, he didn’t eat his dinner and …

Baby names – what are your thoughts?

Baby names!   I love talking about names, how people choose them, what they mean, etc. so I thought we could have a little discussion on how you chose your children’s names. It’s such a …

The potentially factious topic of boarding

    It’s funny how your views change as you (and your children) get older; individual wants and needs differ with progress and time so you inevitably find yourself contemplating scenarios you once never thought optional.   Today has …

Glossary part 1

  I intended to write an article on the governments disability policies; listing them, analysing them and then saying YAYY it’s all going to be ok! But…and I’d love someone to show me the link I’ve …