“Mummy how is it 9.00 now…….I thought time goes backwards today.” The moment you realise you used the wrong words….
What time is bed time? How do we decide? Time change. Spring fall…..fall back. The clocks go back an hour tonight. Hooray, an extra hour in bed…. ….I joke! 😉 Sleep and my girl have never really been friends. I dread the time change. Dread it. It throws my girl out for weeks. My girl…… Continue reading Time change……panic!
Amazed! Proud! Today my girl swam a 20m length! Such an amazing acheivement for her. Her back stroke is amazing, she did such a good job! Very, very proud Mummy! It is really good that she can be included in all mainstream activities. Although she seems (to me) to look uncomfortable and anxious, she always…… Continue reading Yesterdays’ school swimming lesson!
She has arms, she has legs, 10 fingers, 10 toes, She can talk, she can smile, and quite often picks her nose! She can sing, she can run, She can jump down from a wall, She can play football with the boys, She can even catch a ball. She can seek, she can hide, She…… Continue reading My girl. A hidden disability.
Whose fault? Autism is born, it is not made, There isn’t anything to blame, You said its my fault for giving the MMR, But the Dr was jailed for those claims. I am not the reason, it was always there, My ‘bad’ parenting is not the cause, You tell me to stand my ground more…… Continue reading Whose fault is Autism?
‘But, Doctor’. My girl was growing up, life was slowly passing by, My mind, my constant worrying, wondered why she always cried, “But Doctor, what is going on, why is my girl so sad?” “Don’t worry, stop your panicking, I am sure it is nothing bad.” “Poppycock!” I thought inside, I know something is not…… Continue reading ‘But Doctor,’
Why do I blog? I blog for personal therapy. I need an outlet for my highs and lows. When it gets too much I can get my thoughts organised by text. When my heart is bursting with pride I can share with my readers. I can offer an honest viewpoint into the world of Autism.…… Continue reading Why I blog.