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This time of year is always scary. Flu season. This year already it has caused the…
by Melissa Schlemmer on 16th February, 2018
I am so fed up of having a disabled child being deemed as a negative thing and so…
by Rebecca Shayler-Adams on 16th February, 2018
I’ve been campaigning for changing places toilets for several years now and…
by Laura Moore on 20th December, 2017
I am afraid I need a bit of an emotional rant. You see there is something that really…
by Miriam Gwynne on 15th December, 2017
I can remember writing out my Christmas wish list as a child, excited for all the…
by Jodi Shenal on 15th December, 2017
In the US, Canada and Britain, the modern folklore of Santa Claus typically includes…
by Zowie Kaye on 14th December, 2017
I am one of those people that like to have everything bought for Christmas by August.
by Rebecca Shayler-Adams on 14th December, 2017
It’s Christmas week babe,In our wild house,
by Ger Smyth on 13th December, 2017
I believe the appropriate word is ugg.
by Carolyn Voisey on 13th December, 2017
With Christmas approaching faster than I am ready for, it seems routine that I find…
by Brittney Baumgartner on 13th December, 2017
It's getting dark earlier, the days are getting colder.
by Ceri-Ann Brown on 13th December, 2017
Christmas time, a season of roasted chestnuts as you walk down the high street, a…
by Rebecca Shayler-Adams on 12th December, 2017
1. Not all seizures are the same Prior to my son’s epilepsy diagnosis, I’d…
by Emma Murphy on 12th December, 2017
It starts to creep up on me as October begins…I feel it rising as store shelves…
by Jodi Shenal on 11th December, 2017
There are many milestones we picture once we have children.
by Ger Smyth on 8th December, 2017
I have a question for you; what do you do when you have an individual who uses a…
by Carolyn Voisey on 8th December, 2017
I think parenting any child is forever changing, a multifaceted, and often complex…
by Ceri-Ann Brown on 8th December, 2017
After spending the weekend at Camp John Mark, in which they held a weekend camp for…
by Brittney Baumgartner on 6th December, 2017
The holidays are upon us! Get togethers, holiday traditions, shopping, and gift giving.
by Melissa Schlemmer on 6th December, 2017
I have a nasty feeling that winter chez Voisey isn’t going to be nice…
by Carolyn Voisey on 5th December, 2017
There are people who walk amongst us who look like everyone else.
by Ger Smyth on 5th December, 2017
In this episode of the Firefly Community Podcast Anna narrates one of our popular…
by Firefly Community on 4th December, 2017
I bet that every single one of you reading this has either said this statement or…
by Rochelle Followes on 1st December, 2017
This past weekend the Hinkley family took to the road for the annual Spina Bifida…
by Brittney Baumgartner on 1st December, 2017
I know we are only 90 something % into 2017 but already I am feeling quite reflective…
by Ceri-Ann Brown on 1st December, 2017
What do they see when they look at me?
by Rebecca Toal on 1st December, 2017
It seems these days that every month has at least 3 different good causes vying for…
by Carolyn Voisey on 29th November, 2017
November comes with few and far between appointments for Oliver.
by Brittney Baumgartner on 29th November, 2017
A friend of mine recently spoke to me about their concerns over the gastrostomy as…
by Rochelle Followes on 29th November, 2017
One of the absolute worst times is when our children are poorly.
by Ceri-Ann Brown on 27th November, 2017
Christmas is fast approaching and with it comes a magnitude of things to do.
by Angela Kelly on 27th November, 2017
It has been nearly 365 days since we celebrated your sixth birthday.
by Jodi Shenal on 24th November, 2017