Surviving Birthdays!
So we are less than a week away from her 11th birthday however my daughter has, in the usual manner, been in full planning mode for several weeks already! Any ‘special occasion’ is met with… View Post

Going on holiday!
So having been surprised, in January this year, by my best friend’s husband, funnily enough on my best friend’s birthday, that they were taking both myself and my youngest away, in what was only going… View Post

The Early EHCP Process – taken from the IPSEA Website
https://www.ipsea.org.uk/ehc-needs-assessments Independent Parental Special Education Advice (known as IPSEA) is a registered charity (number 327691) operating in England. IPSEA offers free and independent legally based information, advice and support to help get the right education for… View Post

Obtaining an EHCP – Our Journey
So with behaviours escalating at a rapid rate of knots and exclusions coming thick and fast, I asked school, repeatedly, if they could apply to the Local Authority (LA) for an Education, Health and Care… View Post

The Impact On My Employment
Having worked, for 12 years, as an Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) Officer and having had two other children, I was very familiar with child development. Whilst my daughter hit all the usual milestones a… View Post