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To the mummy who is worried about whether her decisions are right. They are. Your decisions are always right, because you know your children best, because you love them the…

You Are Enough

Dear Mummy, You are enough. You are the best mummy your little one(s) could have. You are a good partner. You are a good person. You are not a failure.…

Yes I Am Still Breastfeeding

It’s funny how over the years my opinions on so many things have changed. Maybe I have mellowed with age, or maybe I have now just lived enough of life…

I Wonder If I’ll Always Want Just One More….

I have always only wanted two children. It was my life plan. My logic even as a teenager ran something like this: Two children are the right amount. Two children…

Do You Wish You Had A Way To Help Others Understand Pathological Demand Avoidance?

Well, now hopefully you do. What’s more it’s completely free and neither you nor they will need to leave the comfort of home. Whether you are a teacher wanting to…

Why Special Interests Matter

When it comes to Autism, I’ve worked over the years at both ends of the spectrum, from non-verbal infants to highly articulate teenagers, from Options programmes to ABA, in state…

Why Does No-One Talk About Hard It Is To Give Up? A Breastfeeding Post.

It’s well documented how hard it can be to establish breastfeeding. There are breastfeeding groups, midwives and health visitors. And although the system isn’t perfect, if you need help you…

Which Planner Is Right For You?

Every year I spend literally hours trying to find the perfect planner for me. Because the reality is with so many fantastic ones out there we really are spoilt for…

When Was The Last Time You Bought New Knickers?

Seven years ago I was a single mum. I was juggling full time teaching in a school for children with social, emotional and behavioural difficulties with simultaneously looking after the…

When The Trust Is Broken

Over the years I’ve had many parents cross my classroom door. They have been let down, lied to, failed. Failed by a system but also failed by individuals. When they…


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How Can We Teach Social Skills?

Over the weekend whilst I was busy promoting our summer social skills sessions, a few professionals reached out and asked what methods I use to teach social skills so that…

Tips And Tricks For Making School Trips An Enjoyable Experience

If there is one thing I love at this time of year, it has to be school trips.  Not only are they great fun – both for students and for…

How Can You Prepare Your Child To Say Goodbye To A Much Loved Member Of Staff?

As the end of the year draws closer our children are getting ready to say goodbye to the teachers and teaching assistants who have helped them all year. For many…

When Parents Don’t Live Together. What Can You Do To Make The Transition Between Two Houses Easier To Manage?

As the parent of a child whose biological parents don’t live together, and the child of parents that also resided apart this post aims to make moving between environment easier…

What Changes Can You Make?

Have you ever heard the old adage, if we keep doing the same things we’ll get the same results? The truth is that it can be a hard one. After…

Heading Off To A Wedding This Summer? Why Not Make It A #Handmadewedding?

Heading Off To A Wedding This Summer? Why Not Make It An #AmazonHandmadeWedding?

*This is a collaborative post. One of my earliest memories as a child is walking from our house to my aunt’s accompanied by my mum and our dog who was…