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Here’s your child’s diagnosis... now off you go!

I wasn’t going to write anymore posts before Christmas, I still have so much to do, writing cards, buying the last few gifts, wrapping a mountain of presents! 1,324 more words

Autistic Spectrum Disorders

Diagnosis Day

When my eldest daughter Lou was 18 months old, I first noticed that she had some sensory processing difficulties. She was a huge ‘Sensory Seeker,’ and loved the feel of a running tap on her hand and the pressure of holding her hand right under a running tap. 1,401 more words

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Saying things we don’t mean ~ PDA series 

Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA) series.



PDA is a part of the autistic spectrum that is currently not recognised as a stand-alone diagnosis in the county of Worcestershire where I live, there seems to have recently been some diagnoses given of ‘Autism with a demand avoidant profile.’ It wasn’t until I came across information on PDA from the PDA Society via my networking with other SEND bloggers that I found out about PDA and realised that we’ve been living with it every day with our eldest daughter. 1,151 more words

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Are you sure you are fit to be a mother?


Only last week I had my first experience with an internet ‘Troll,’ someone for the first time in my 18 months of blogging wrote a negative comment about my personal journey and I feel that I handled it a whole lot better than when I first started sharing our journey in March 2016. 1,790 more words

Posts About Me

Why can't I just feel settled?

So the best way for me to get my frustrations and anger out as usual is to write it all in a blog post! I’m sure I’ve been very annoying lately on my personal Facebook profile as I’m continually ranting about our current housing situation! 1,930 more words

What worries me 




I’ve read a lot of articles and posts over the past year, most of which are helpful and informative, but once in a while I come across something that worries me and I have to avoid reading these type of articles to prevent further ‘overthinking.’ … 1,120 more words

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Measles Mortality Rates and How the Medical Establishment Deceives Us Concerning the Efficacy (and Safety) of Vaccines

Duty to Warn

By Gary G. Kohls, MD

“During the last 10 years, there has been one death from measles, but that patient was an adult woman who was on immunosuppressive medications and had other serious health problems. 2,461 more words

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