Monthly Archive: April 2017

Have I made a mistake?

    I’ve made a massive error. Thinking about it, I can’t believe how stupid I have been. When I was looking around this lovely school for Jude, I think I drifted away in the …

Vegan Snickers bars mmmmm

    So a friend of mine (thanks Leyla!) recently posted an image of some baking she had done at home and they looked soooo good that it inspired me to have a go. I …

New school!

    So FINALLY, the day has come where Jude returns to school from the Easter holidays. It’s just for an hour and a half today as I think it will be a lot to …

Tips for coping with the holiday period

    We all know that children like routine. And for a child with autism, school holidays can be quite hard work which inevitably means a challenge for the parents. Jude has been off school for …

Jollydays Glamping site

    So I decided a few months ago to attempt to find some holiday destinations that are suitable for Jude. Initially, the thought of holidaying with Jude fills me with utter dread but I …

Behind the lens – guest post

I wrote a guest post for Maria at Suburban Mum recently as part of a series that focuses on one or two photos that mean a lot to you. I’m far from the best photographer …

Simple Vegan Breakfast Ideas

*Sponsored post*   As you know, I will only bring you information that I believe in and that is important to me and my family. I have been sponsored to post this article about vegan breakfast ideas …

Professionals overload

    Yesterday was a draining but insightful day. Firstly, I took Jude to hospital to undergo assessments with a paediatrician plus a couple of other SEN professionals to see whether or not he is …

Toddler Jude

    I thought it would be funny to reflect on Jude as a little boy. I focus so heavily on situations we face in the present day and despite not believing we should look back …

Parental responsibility

    This week I am feeling incredibly confident and proactive. I’m not the emotional wreck that seemed to take over my soul last week, no she is gone and in her place is someone …