Over the last year or so, I’ve finally learned how to deal with any merging feelings of depression/anxiety (they never fully develop. I won’t let them), and can now effectively deal with a symptom as… View Post

People are today being encourage to spend five minutes talking about mental health as part of the second annual Time to Talk Day. ‘Time to Talk’ day is a campaign which aims to tackle the… View Post

Yesterday morning I went into Jessicas school, where the next part of the autism diagnostic process was to be completed. After a short wait in reception and a brief chat with one of Jessicas teachers, I was then invited into the… View Post

When we plan to have children and envisage ourselves as parents, we can only imagine a feeling of happiness as we picture life with our perfectly developing and functioning children. The thought that our child… View Post

When I decided to start-up a blog, I knew that I didn’t want to make it all about being an autism parent. I want to be current,  topical, informative and varied. However, next Monday (2nd February), Jessica has her Ados assessment.… View Post