Monthly Archives: March 2016

That longed for gesture

Or otherwise entitled… One of those celebrations that (probably) only Special Parents will really ‘get’   We’re celebrating here at Broccoli HQ as we’ve recently witnessed a glimmer in Hannah’s development. Woo hoo! So I thought I’d share it with … Continue reading

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Isn’t life hard enough?

Hannah is poorly, so today we stay at home and keep warm and have cuddles. I try to coax her to have her medicine. I try and distract her when she’s self-harming. I pat her back when she can’t clear … Continue reading

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THAT woman

“Yes, Mi Lud. Guilty as charged. I have come to the conclusion that I am, unquestionably, THAT woman…or one of them, at least. Lock me up and throw away the key!” *throws head back and laughs in a slightly unhinged … Continue reading

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Musings from the Mothership

Hannah and I got creative at the weekend. We made a card, a special one, for a really special person. But despite loving assisting her and watching her deep in contemplation – choosing what she wanted to stick on the … Continue reading

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