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Parenting, Uncategorized

Picking a school without an EHCP – A Leap of Faith

The time has come for us to pick Monty a new school! *silently weeps and wonders where the time has gone* He’s currently in Year 2 and will transfer Junior School next September. It’s flown by since this little fellow started in Reception – all wide eyed and nervous about going to school for the …

Lifestyle, Parenting

Autism and Obsessive Behaviors

Many autistic people have intense and highly-focused interests, often from a fairly young age. For many younger children it’s Thomas the Tank Engine, dinosaurs or cartoon characters. Monty loves to collect the engines, look at them and put them in a line.  He has so many of the blooming things that when he lines them up, …

Parenting

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 …