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Archive for March 2011


Room 101

Just need to vent about my pet peeves and consign them to room 101 - a fate worse than death (from the novel 'Nineteen Eighty-Four')...

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From Big Fat Positive to Big Fat Despair (and back again)

The moment you see the big fat positive your life changes forever. Your mind starts swimming with thoughts of nappies, cribs and your grandma's hand knitted bootees. Read more

Confession, Soul Cleansing and Handbag Emptying

Every now and then I have a mammoth hand bag emptying session. Now I know I may seem like a presentable and tidy kinda chick - but my handbag(s) are far from tidy. Read more

Choose Your Battles

Ok so we have all heard the idiom 'choose your battles' - it seems to be the mantra of modern parenting. But I figure that 'choose your battles' is not as straight forward as it sounds. Read more

What Women Want

Alright, what special needs mums want.

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Welcome To Holland

Parenting a special needs child

I am often asked to describe the experience of raising a child with a disability - to try to help people who have not shared that unique experience to understand it, to imagine how it would feel. It's like this...

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