Life Lesson

The Kids started World Taekwondo mid-September 2017 and had a great time learning and competing: M loved sparring, L loved poomsae and they both did very well when they competed. It was fortuitous that we met the club at the annual South London Home Education Sports Day and we subsequently visited a class. We all… Continue reading Life Lesson

Do Disabled Parents Really Exist?

It sounds like a ridiculous question but I am serious. I have needed assistance with my mobility and 'activities of daily living' for many years - The Kids were very, very young (L was still in nappies!) but society does not seem to recognise disabled parents. A really clear sign that society still does not… Continue reading Do Disabled Parents Really Exist?

Slow progress is still Progress

I have spent too much time stuck in bed or on the sofa and needing to rest. It is not easy to truly understand unless you have personal experience of how it feels but when I need to rest that makes even having a conversation an impossibility. This naturally makes relationships with others more strained… Continue reading Slow progress is still Progress