Special Needs Parenting: What a difference a year makes

“He who laughs most, learns best” – John Cleese.  In September…

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Special Needs Parenting: Acceptance is key

Few of us knew about our children’s conditions before they were born and even…

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Special Needs

Special Needs Parenting: Summer is Overrated

SUMMER…A season of sunshine, relaxation and family outings.

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Special Needs

Where you will find a Mobiloo this August

There are so many fun things going on during the summer holidays which many families…

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Health & Beauty

How to Start a Running Routine When You Have Kids With Special Needs

Want to get fit but you're short on time? Juggling therapies and caring with…

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Special Needs

Gear Up to Get Cycling

Whether you enjoy being outside in the fresh air, the wind blowing in your hair,…

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Health & Beauty

5 Hay fever hacks!

One in five people suffer from hay fever and for those that do, you know what a pain…

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Special Needs

An Upgraded Easter

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

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Special Needs

Our New Badge

When I was a child I had these little books with photographs in and each time you…

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Fashion

How to wear Athleisure: Part 2

With the rise of athleisure, women are embracing the athletic look, even if they…

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Special Needs

Have you ordered your max card?

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

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Podcast

Podcast - The 3 People I Always Meet When I’m Out With My Disabled Child

In this episode of the Firefly Community Podcast Anna narrates one of our popular…

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Special Needs

Special Needs Guide to Brighton

Good old Sussex by the sea is the ideal spot for a holiday and here is my guide of…

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Special Needs

No Limitations

With the New Year, comes new seasons and opportunities to play sports! We never knew…

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Food

Ideas for a Super Accessible Superbowl

Remember as you make your Super Bowl plans that they should be plans that are fun…

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Special Needs

Z is for Zoo

In my self-imposed challenge to blog my way through the alphabet about special needs…

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Health & Beauty

Beauty: No Smudge Lip Stains!

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

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DIY “At Home” Teeth Whitener

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

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Fashion, Special Needs

From Doctor Appointments to Date Nights

Here in the Hinkley household date nights may come few and far between, but when…

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Food, Special Needs

Great Expectations

Finding the right venue for Grandad’s birthday meal was not easy. We had to…

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Fashion

Quick Change White Denim

As a busy wife and mother of two small children that still likes to be fashionable,…

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Fashion

3 Ways to Wear: A Striped Tee

I am a pretty frugal person by nature, and a good bargain gives me an adrenaline…

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Special Needs

Ideas for your Special Needs Summer Picnic

Remember the days when all you had to worry about was how many picnic ants you’d…

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Fashion

Fashion: Splurge vs Save

Have you seen the various blogs where they show you either a piece of furniture or…

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Fashion

That’s ‘stripe’ amazing! How to wear stripes…

Stripes…you either love them or hate them. Many steer clear through the fear…

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Fashion

Spring/Summer 2016: Don’t Fear the Flare!

We’ve most likely all seen the fashion magazine articles for the Spring/Summer 2016…

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Surveys

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

When the Changing Places toilet is known as the ‘Shower Room’

​Hello Alastair, Firstly I’d like to apologise for the delay in sending this…

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Special Needs

I Hope you Dance

There is a certain amount of freedom that naturally comes with becoming a teenager.…

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This is the most disgusting thing you will read today

My daughter, May, is five years old. She no longer fits on those baby changing tables,…

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Special Needs

16 Amazing Things To Do in Your GoTo Seat

The GoTo Seat has been a revelation for many of our Firefly Friends trying to get involved…