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F's story

I’ve been so overwhelmed by the response to my last post, Looks like we made it, that I wanted to share F’s story. The full story. 1,711 more words

Looks like we made it

Dear F,

It’s been a long road, hasn’t it? There are so many things I remember from the last 18 months.

I remember sitting on a vinyl sofa at a soft play centre, cradling you in my arms as you slept, knowing exactly what was wrong with you and being terrified of the journey that it could take us on. 986 more words

O & his OCD

Is it me or do all children have some degree of OCD? I used to think that O must have some kind of genuine condition because everything had to be done in a certain way or in a particular order. 793 more words

Second child syndrome

Something which strikes me as very typical is happening with my second child; he is growing up with second child syndrome. I mean, I think in general he is just less high-maintenance than his brother, so he isn’t phased when O snatches a toy from him or knocks him down. 803 more words

Woman in tights

Today I read a wonderful blog about helping children to make free choices about how they dress and express themselves without subscribing to gender stereotypes. I would really recommend following the link to read the post; it’s a brilliant piece and I’m sure a lot of mums will be able to relate to it. 1,302 more words


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Confessions of a Wasted Vote

Drawing lessons and a warning from my younger self

I have a confession to make: I voted for a billionaire.

After all, he is a very, very successful businessman. 964 more words

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