Five things I’ve learned about epilepsy since my son’s diagnosis

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Pick the Perfect Sunglasses

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10 More of the Most Positive and Supportive Things Said to Special Needs Parents

We asked you, ‘What is the most positive or supportive thing anyone said to…

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Being punched in the nose, having your cheeks wiped with saliva hands and all the…

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10 of the Most Positive & Supportive Things Said to Special Needs Parents

We asked you, ‘What is the most positive or supportive thing anyone said to…

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April 11th, my little man Oliver celebrated his third birthday!

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The internet is a very valuable tool for parents like us, not just for research purposes…

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Does the Age you Achieve Actually Matter?

Did you know universities actually seek 'mature students' and some employers…

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Special Needs Parenting: Is this as good as it gets?

I’ve had a feeling for a while now – this is as good as it gets.

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Confessions of Special Needs Parents

From the ForumReal life confessions from special needs parents…

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An Upgraded Easter

As some of you may remember, Oliver started playing sports for a local organization…

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Best EVER Gluten Free & Sugar Free Almond Flour Brownies

A couple of years ago, I searched and searched the internet for a suitable flour…

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Do I Really Need a Fitbit

At the dawn of the early twentieth century, humanity has leapfrogged into the information…

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What’s in Your Wardrobe for Spring?

Hurray, it’s finally beginning to feel like spring-time where I live in Northern…

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Your Simple Morning Skincare Routine

Healthy, glowing skin can make you feel like you’re ready to take on the world.

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Running Safety for Women

Running is great exercise and can be done almost everywhere. Its benefit includes;…

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Is a Healthy Breakfast That Important?

Brеаkfаѕt іѕ the most important meal of thе day. 

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Two Steps Forward, One Step Back

This week we got the news that the Council are happy with the plans for Sam’s…

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My Top 5 Beauty Hacks for the Special Needs Mum on the Go

Our demanding lives and families leave us busy mums little time to focus on our own…

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Eat more veggies with this amazing, simple homemade dill dip!

We all know for our general health and well-being we are advised to eat our ‘5…

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Spring Trends: Save vs Splurge

Spring is coming, spring is coming!  I am ready for warmer temperatures and…

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Thank you, Occupational Therapists!

As some you may already know, April is Occupational Therapy Month. We’ve been…

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Special Siblings

Aren’t siblings great?! I for one am so thankful for my three sibs, and for…

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How to wear Athleisure: Part 4

Welcome back ladies! Today I'm going to talk you through where to buy some…

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How to wear Athleisure: Part 3

I hope you've enjoyed part one and two of how to wear athleisure. Today I'm…

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World Health Day

I am advised that April the 7th is "World Health Day". This makes…

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Winter is coming to an end soon (hopefully) here in the Midwest, and after eating…

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Product Review: EazyHold Grips

I saw an advert a few months back asking Firefly followers to review the Eazyhold…

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Have you ordered your max card?

The Max Card is designed to make days out more financially accessible for foster…

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Special Needs Parents Need to Absorb Your Positive Energy

All of us have been in a situation where we've been around another person and…

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