10 11, 2016

The road to diagnosis

The road to diagnosis If ever I was tempted to be superstitious, 2013 certainly seemed to be a year that lived up to its number for a whole host of reasons. Gloom is not typically [...]

12 09, 2016

‘A child like that’

'A child like that' How much do you earn? What do you weigh? I could go on with even more of these kind of personal questions that are not appropriate for strangers to ask, and [...]

1 09, 2016


Shoes One of the main difficulties that boy number two has that is associated with his condition is linked to his communication. Whilst he understands a good deal of what is said to him (we [...]

14 08, 2016

Acceptance 2

Acceptance 2 The dangerous game of thinking ahead. When you have a new life in your home, that is seemingly heathy and doing all of the things a little baby is meant to be doing [...]

28 07, 2016

Acceptance 1

Acceptance 1 As I mentioned previously, boy number two has a physical disability and this effects him episodically. On some days he finds walking impossible and on many days he gets fatigued very quickly so [...]