Tag Archives: life

Christmas Conversations

Christmas is coming. We can all feel it in our bones. One of us is very excited. One of us is full of worry, full of anxiety. Two of us are exhausted and know it is going to be a … Continue reading

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A little bit of magic…

This week we had a little bit of magic. A chance to relax. A chance to speak to other families living in similar circumstances. A chance to be. We were lucky enough to spend this week at La Rosa Campsite, … Continue reading

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Playdate for Jelly

As always when things get tougher than usual, I forget to blog. The tougher than normal in this case was due partially to work and partially with the boys. But we made it to the school holidays and we have … Continue reading

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6 years ago…

6 years ago today we were having our last child free evening. 6 years ago we thought we knew. 6 years ago we thought we understood. 6 years ago we thought we’d be some of the lucky few with a seemingly unaffected … 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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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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A visitor called anxiety! 

Last Sunday, the boys and myself had to take ‘himself’ somewhere and leave him for several hours. I was stressed for many reasons, himself was stressed as well. We had a plan, it basically worked, we dropped him off, we … Continue reading

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