Finding calm in the chaos

Justice for LB – Let’s Walk, not Talk

Here we are, day 95 of the #JusticeforLB 107 day campaign.  A campaign that should never have had reason to happen. I have followed My Daft Life for many years, initially with smiles and laughter – relating to some of the experiences.  However, my children are still under 10 so...

The good, bad and ugly in the SEN World

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of life in the SEN world

Almost ten years ago, I gave birth to my first child.  For the first 6 months, we had the usual anxieties that new parents have with no warning of what was to come.  Then the world of SEN arrived. Within two years, we had three children and had to learn...

Why?

Why is it that when you have read everything you can about your children’s known conditions, another one pops up to knock the wind out of your sails? Why is it that your children’s conditions cause such mayhem and turn your life upside down in a way no one can...

Stop the world

Today has been one of those days when I wanted to just say “stop the ride, I want to get off”. Yesterday my gorgeous youngest son started to have unexplained black outs, so as we have an amazing GP, we went along last night. We had to return this morning...

Ten things I’ve learned as I’ve grown older.

I’m now in that era where life is supposed to begin.  Yes, the dreaded 40’s.  When I was in my 20’s, the very number 40 sent a shudder down my spine, but here I am, a third of the way through and probably the happiest I have been.  I am...

Ten reasons why I want to journal

Over the last few weeks, a friend of mine has been posting images of her new leather journal and Mont Blanc fountain pen on her Instagram account. Now, like many ladies, I have a passion for stationery. A visit to Staples or Paperchase makes me a happy lady. ☺️ Seeing...