Category Archives: Syndromes/Special Needs

Did you have a nice summer?

    Did you have a nice summer?         It used to be one of those questions I’d dread being asked.   Mostly because my feeble response (probably including some grunting and gurning) would more than likely … Continue reading

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What is success?

If you follow us on Facebook, you may’ve seen Hannah, sat in front of the TV, watching the World Athletics Championship recently.  It didn’t last too long (her watching the TV, that is.  Not the championship!), I think she lasted … Continue reading

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Surgery

And so my lovelies, Hannah will be having her dental surgery soon. We’ve had to wait since November 2016 for Hannah to have this done and, whilst I know she needs it and has sometimes been in a great deal … Continue reading

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My Little Adventurer

Or otherwise entitled… Hannah goes on an adventure WITHOUT ME (I KNOW, HOW RUDE!) and this is a post about what she got up to, with a bit of a preamble and some more waffle to accompany the photos from her … Continue reading

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Auntie Debs has a haircut

  …and Hannah’s NOT impressed!   Hello you! As I sit to write this post, my phone pings and up pops a photo of Hannah stood on a balcony in a beautiful part of Great Britain…the Lake District. My lovelies, … Continue reading

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Life As A Dad 

(A VIP Daddy Guest Post)   Remember that post I did a while back called “I See YOU”? (you can find it on the ‘favourite posts’ section of the blog).  It was one of my most popular posts…and one I’m … Continue reading

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Sometimes, you just gotta put those Super Mama knickers on!

Or, otherwise entitled… Annie may just (definitely) have another rant! Or… I couldn’t make this stuff up if I tried!   “Super Mama Knickers” Definition (mine): A fictional* undergarment (pictured) possessing special powers.  Typically worn when a boost of empowerment … Continue reading

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You should’ve said!

Or, otherwise entitled… This may end up being a bit ranty (sorry!) I’m feeling overwhelmingly anxious right now.  I’ll probably share this with you in my next post.  But for the purposes of maintaining a modicum of sanity, I’m feeling the … Continue reading

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Washing-up gloves and plastic chickens

I believe that kids are kids, regardless of whether they have additional needs or not.  But there’ve been times when I’ve been a bit curious as to how other people, especially other parents of average, non disabled children, perceive Hannah. … Continue reading

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‘Tis the season to be jolly

Or, otherwise more aptly entitled…   Spare a thought     I wasn’t really sure how to start this post, so I guess I’ll just ramble on for a bit (nothing new there then, eh?) and hope it makes sense. … Continue reading

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