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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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How to look after your skin during winter

Arrival of winter comes with the notion to save your precious skin from getting dry…

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5 Must-Watch Series on Netflix for Special Needs Parents

Not because they are in anyway related to special needs but because all parents need…

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7 Ways to Get Fit in the Comfort of Your Living Room

Caring for children with special needs doesn't always leave a lot of time for…

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Keep Warm This Winter: Tips for Special Needs Families

As the cold spell hits the UK, here are some helpful tips to keep warm this winter.

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6 Best Hand Creams Chosen by Special Needs Mums

Most special needs mums are on the hunt for the ultimate hand cream.

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Beauty: No Smudge Lip Stains!

You may have seen these lip stains trending on Facebook, as have I! 

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Refresh and De-stress

Writing on this topic of taking time for myself to be refreshed and de-stress has…

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Special Needs, Health & Beauty

The Secret Epidemic Affecting Special Needs Parents

I had a message from a fellow special needs parent this week. Two words of that message…

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Food, Health & Beauty

The Mediterranean Diet & Your Health

The Mediterranean diet and its many health benefits has featured numerous times recently…

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Music and Movement for Children and Adults with Special Needs!

I began researching the benefits of music and movement for my own daughter whose…

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Taking time for Me!

Since becoming a mum 11 years ago, I haven’t been the best at taking time to…

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Special Needs, Health & Beauty

Are we over-reliant on drugs?

I often wonder in this day and age, do we rely too heavily on medications?

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Exercise – Vital for the Child with Autism, and his Mom

When a child seems to be propelled by a motor; always running, completing schoolwork…

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Complete my look: In ten minutes or less!

Ever since we received Oliver's diagnosis, life has been a never ending show…

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Taking Care of Your Back

In support of Back Care Awareness Week, Firefly has produced a 'Taking Care of…

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Special needs parents: How Crossfit is changing my life!

Like most special needs parents, I've struggled with back pain for as long as…

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It’s Back Care Awareness Week 3-8 October 2016

The aim of this week-long event, organised by BackCare, is to raise awareness of…

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Special Needs, Health & Beauty

More “Me Time”

This is a topic that gets written on quite a lot, probably because it’s something…

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The Beauty of Inclusion

Inclusion is defined as “the action or state of including or of being included…

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8 tips to help you get a good night’s sleep

If you have a child who is experiencing sleep challenges, it goes without saying…

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Feel Better: Thump Your Thymus

There's something you can do every day to give yourself a little boost,…

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Simple Movement You Can Do Anywhere!

Do you ever feel tangled up or tight inside your body/head? Not necessarily the big…

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Firefly Community Vlog: Back Exercises for Special Needs Parents & Carers

In this episode of the Firefly Community Vlog, Bikram Yoga Teacher Anna shows us…

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Firefly Community Vlog: Special Needs Mum Make-Over

In this episode of the Firefly Community Vlog our beauty & make-up expert Lauren…

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Yoga - Taking better care of my back (and me!)

I don’t know where the time has gone, but Twinkle is already 4 years old! Although…

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