My last post was in July 2017 and we have had many, many changes since then; we had a whirlwind experience with The Kids and World Taekwondo, my health has been more challenging, we have a new addition to our family and we now have a teenager and pre-teen in the house. I have wanted… Continue reading New Year, New [Re-]Start?
I've always put The Kids first. I used all my energy for them and, although it wasn't a lot, I did as much as I could with them. That sounds honourable but actually that left nothing for B. Or myself. Or anyone else. When The Kids were babies/toddlers/very young children I think they needed that attention and… Continue reading Priorities
So I've been watching the interviews at the Happily Family Parenting Conference. Lots of speakers. Lots of good questions and guidance. Nothing about disabled parents so far. The advice provided is for everyone and it is very good advice. Great advice. I feel really reassured that it all lines up with my instinctive parenting style but there is… Continue reading My two cents – Part 1