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Love isn’t enough (although it helps)…

It’s National Adoption Week 2018. A week to look at adverts of children needing homes, just looking for love. I’m not sure that I was ever naive enough to imagine love would be enough. Although I’m not sure I signed … Continue reading

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Praise!

This morning starting off on one foot and then rapidly changed to another… Boyo got himself dressed this morning, it’s the first time this academic year that I haven’t had to cagoule, persuade or just plain get him dressed. I … Continue reading

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No surprise…

This weekend the rage erupted. It spewed it’s hurt all over the family. It has been coming since the start of September and I have already made moves to start coping with it. The worst possible thing for me, is … Continue reading

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My amazing, resilient, courageous boys…

I want to write, no, I need to write… but this might not be the easiest to read. I need to explain, I need people to understand my boys. And I hate the fact that yet again, I am here, … Continue reading

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Contact – 2 stars and a wish

At work we tend to get pupils to peer mark work with 2*’s and a wish (two positives and something to improve). When I was contemplating a post to write about contact, many thoughts crossed my mind; there are many things … Continue reading

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Admitting when it’s tough…

Yesterday I admitted defeat – I could not do what I needed to do. It turned into a day of self care… We have had a couple of very difficult weeks, Boyo’s teaching assistant was off for the first week, it’s … Continue reading

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Then something else happens…

I am, this evening, feeling incredibly sad…but hoping (I have to hope) that we can make progress and improve things. Boyo has been more stressed, more anxious, more fearful than normal this holiday. We put it down to our week away, … Continue reading

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