Going to the dentist – It’s like pulling teeth

Hands up who looks forward to going to the dentist? I know I don’t. Trips to the dentist instil fear in most people, kids and adults alike. So far, in my experience,  autism and dentists…

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Back to school, for some not all

If you’ve been on Facebook this week you might have noticed that the kids have gone back to school! My feed is full of proud, tearful parents, posting photos of their little ones in their new…

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Sleep, sleep, my kingdom for some sleep

Sleep. I remember a time when I used to sleep. I remember a time where I’d be able to sleep 7-8 hours in a row, uninterrupted. I remember a time when I used to share…

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5 reasons why I never want this summer to end

Parents around the world are starting to celebrate. The summer holidays are drawing to a close. We’ve all made it through 5 whole weeks, and in 10 days time the kids will be back at…

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How egg fried rice, pooh and nurofen can cause a meltdown

Now and again, when I look at a small period of my day, I wonder how much crazier my life can get. Living with two children with autism means my calm, happy house can explode into chaos within…

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