#additionalneeds

Uncategorized

Autism and Sensory Play – Zimpli Kids to the Rescue!!

I don’t know about your children, but my 6-year-old, Monty LOVES watching You Tube – particularly other children playing games or with toys. So, imagine Monty’s excitement when, after watching endless You Tube videos of the ‘Slime Baff’ and ‘Slime Play’, some were delivered to the door for him to try. Thanks to the lovely …

Uncategorized

Autistic isn’t who they are………

I’ve been a bit quiet on the blogging front of late.  I’ve had a few weeks where things haven’t gone great in terms of getting the right provision for both my lovely boys. As you may know, both happen to be Autistic. It’s all been a bit of a poop fight. It’s exhausting and I’m damn …

Uncategorized

The Toys Theo Uses in Speech Therapy

Theo is currently having Speech Therapy once a week for half an hour.  He is 2.5 years old and is non-verbal, but also struggles in other area of communication, such as pointing to what he wants and eye contact.  He also struggles with interaction with others during play which therapy can help with. Speech and …

Uncategorized

We’re off to Holland, again……our Autism journey.

Welcome to my first blog post!!  I must admit, I have thought about writing a blog for a while, but have been procrastinating! But today, I’m just going to do it.  Getting my thoughts onto a page can only help this journey that I’m on – and if I connect with a few people out …