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Good Deed Sunday

Have you ever been scrolling through Facebook and came across those heart touching…

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Top Tips for Taking the Stress out of Birthday Parties

I’ve been a mother for over 13 years now and have pulled off many a birthday…

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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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Fear of New Things

My biggest goal for Zachariah, aside from being healthy, has got to be inclusion…

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Easter

Yes, the time of year for chocolate indulgence; well, this mama is well into a successful,…

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Finding His, “Thing”

Everybody has it.

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Special Needs Families: Elf on the shelf

In the US, Canada and Britain, the modern folklore of Santa Claus typically includes…

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10 Songs that Should be in the Soundtrack to your Life

In the movies and on TV, you can usually tell the mood of a character (or even the…

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The Importance of Family Game Nights

While you haven't been looking, there's been something of a revolution in…

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5 Valentine Gift Ideas for Special Needs Moms

As a special needs mom, you soon find yourself surrounded by 'science'.

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Have you ever bought a toy that did far more than it says on the box?

It was supposed to be a stocking filler, you know that last minute thing you buy…

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Art Therapy for People With Special Needs

Art therapy is not just an arts and crafts class!

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With a wedding coming up in less than a month, you could say I had very little to…

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What are special needs schools really like?

Many years ago I studied at university to get a degree in primary school teaching.…

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Firefly Launches New Playpak Therapy Programme

There’s no doubt that there’s lots of fun to be had with Playpak! But…

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15 Ways to Spend Date Night by Special Needs Parents

Firefly asked Special Needs Parents: What makes a great Date Night?  Here…

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Special Needs Parenting: A Date with Ourselves

I’ve been asked out on a date.

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Has being a Special Needs Parent made you superstitious?

Friday the 13th .... Would having a therapy or hospital appointment on Friday 13th…

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Firefly Playpak GIVEAWAY

Kara reflects on her time at Firefly back in April. Read more here.

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Get to know the Special Needs Bloggers

In the first of our ‘Get to know the Special Needs Bloggers’ series,…

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The AIPAC Conference, Dallas 2014 - The Invite

Stacy reflects on the AIPAC Conference in Dallas where she spoke about her experience…

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Meet the Halloween Hursts: The Special Needs Family that Rocks Spooky Season

Firefly loves family participation all year round, but at this time of year we especially…

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