The Words No Parent Ever Wishes To Hear….

The Words No Parent Ever Wishes To Hear….
Warning: Talks of suicidal ideology and self-harm This was not a blog I had intended to start the New Year with, however, this sadly is the reality for many parents with children who struggle with… View Post

Why ‘parent blaming’ is so damaging

Why ‘parent blaming’ is so damaging
Having a child with special needs can be tough, on some days even super tough! However, what makes this journey even harder is when professionals don’t listen to what us, as parents, are telling them.… View Post

Christmas is looming!

Christmas is looming!
For any family Christmas can be stressful, however if you are a family who has a child with additional needs, ‘special occasions’ can often be even trickier, Christmas included and for us it is no… View Post

Can being in a relationship work when you have a child with complex needs?

Can being in a relationship work when you have a child with complex needs?
This is something I think about from time to time, but only obviously when I get a brief opportunity to think about regular things in life. I first became a lone parent, when I divorced… View Post

Why are the summer holidays so tough?

Why are the summer holidays so tough?
If you are reading this then that’s great, it means you have survived too lol! It will come as no surprise that many of us find the summer holidays to be the toughest of all… View Post