Tag Archives: disability

I’m back

Hello world.  It’s been a long time since I wrote here.  So I thought I’d drop you a line to let you know i’m still around and give you a brief update. So much has happened over the last month. … Continue reading

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Holiday Wish List

So, we go off to Skiathos tomorrow.  We’ve been doing a bit of planning and preparation for the trip. We have to plan.  Yeah – OK, I’m a bit of a control freak and I like to know what there … Continue reading

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Greece

I’m linking this post to Suzanne at 3childrenandit’s linky “we’re all going on a summer holiday”. So, we are off to Greece in a couple of weeks.  Holidays are a strange thing.  We spend lots of money on them.  The … Continue reading

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Crying

I went upstairs at 10.30 a few nights ago to find my little man sobbing, great wraking, noisy, tear-streaming sobs. When I sat on the bed and asked him what was wrong. He couldn’t tell me. “I’m confused” he said, … Continue reading

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Primary School Memories

So, my Son has left his primary school.  There were the usual parties and end of year / leavers assemblies, which were all lovely.  But they never quite capture all the memories for every person. My little man did brilliantly … Continue reading

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Am I Mean?

This is just a quick post about something that irritates the hell out of me.  Door to Door Charity collectors!  I’m cooking the dinner, playing with my children, working or simply doing nothing, minding my own business in my own … Continue reading

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Am I a Carer?

As a disabled person, who is also the partner of a disabled person and the mother of two disabled children am I also a carer? In terms of some of the definitions used I am.  But what does that mean? … Continue reading

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United we Stand, Divided we fall – Part 1.

Anyone who has read any of my blog before will have worked out that I do rather a lot of thinking and analysing of how our actions and behaviour etc. can impact on others.  I also worry rather a lot … Continue reading

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There is nothing like a cuddle

On Friday night I got a cuddle:)  I was going to tell you about it at the weekend, but I ran out of time.  Anyway, it was a real, snuggly cuddle and it was with my 11 year-old B. So … Continue reading

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#AMileForAutism

This post is linked to @charlotte2218 and her project #AMileForAutism.  You can read more about this project on Charlotte’s blog 365 Miles. Essentially the idea is that today (8 July 2012) families are being asked to do #AMileForAutism.  The idea … Continue reading

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