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Jane Scott

Mum of 3.Reluctant special needs specialist. Champion procrastinator. Need an opinion? Happy to oblige.

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Hard Work

When you find you have accidentally joined the Special Needs Parents Club, a number…

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Undiagnosed Children’s Day

I am a bit of a plant geek.

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Home Thoughts from A Broad.

As part of an occasional series designed to make you feel better about yourself I…

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Pet Sounds

I've had a bit of writer's block on this post.

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Sharing

“It’s nice to share”, is one of my several programmed phrases to…

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Therapy

It is difficult being a luddite married to a tecnophile.

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Thought for the Day

Inspirational quotes, you know the ones. They pop up on your face book feed with…

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A Poster Girl for Disability

Years ago, we had a disastrous meal out. Pearl was present but not yet born, perhaps…

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The Kindness of Strangers

Christmas this year was a bit of a wash out. In the seven-week run up, our house…

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Pearls of Wisdom

I have long thought that life could only be improved by spontaneous bouts of dancing…

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Special Needs Parenting: Happy?

I have always been a big thinker. I don’t say this out of pride, in my experience…

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Education Education Education

Once upon a time, a long, long time ago (oh OK in the ‘70s) non uniform wearing…

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Spend, Spend, Spend!

Despite a couple of decades out of the education system, I seem to be very susceptible…

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Special Needs Families: Epic Parenting Fails from an Expert

I read somewhere that all anyone can expect is to be a good enough parent. 

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How Not to Parent: Summer Holiday Edition

Over the past eight years I have been taking part in a social experiment called the…

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Welcome to the Family

Newly inducted to The Special Needs Parenting Club? You may not feel it’s the…

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Beauty and Cruelty: Sharing Bad News with the Special Needs Child

Nearly thirty years ago, Manchester welcomed this Southerner with open arms.

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