Parenting

Lost & Found

Lost & Found

We went to the local shopping centre today after I picked the kids up from school. Lucy decided she needed the toilet so off we went towards the toilets and Jack raced ahead. This is something he does when the centre is not busy and […]

Assessments, Waiting Lists & No Services

Assessments, Waiting Lists & No Services

This is the first post I have done in months, things have been fairly busy. I probably could have been blogging about all the goings on whilst it was all happening but to be honest it is hard to find the time and energy these days. […]

Accidents Will Happen

Accidents Will Happen

Last Wednesday I went to pick Jack up from school as usual and before he even came out the vice-principal caught me and asked if I had time for a chat. So of course l was caught a little off-guard by this? Next thing Jack […]

2017 Goals – Parenting

2017 Goals – Parenting

I think I am always going to have some kind of parenting goals. I always feel that I could have done better, or managed a situation better, especially when it comes to dealing with Jack’s meltdowns.  This is a post that I will keep adding to […]

Our Walk to School

Our Walk to School

Our usual weekday mornings are quite stressful, with the usual rushing around and the constant supervision Jack needs to get ready in the mornings, then there’s the odd meltdown to throw into the mix aswell. Most mornings we are cutting it fine to get to the […]

Jack’s First Signs of Dyspraxia

Jack’s First Signs of Dyspraxia

Before Jack started school, there were a few things that concerned me, as Jack was my first baby and not having been around any other young children it was hard to know what was normal and what was not, and as a first-time mum, you always […]

Alright Pumpkin!

Alright Pumpkin!

Last week we visited the fabulous “Alright Pumpkin” pumpkin patch in Fordstown Co Meath. We had a fantastic afternoon. It as about a 45 minute drive from where we live, and it was definitely worth it. I was really impressed how it was all done […]

Lucy’s First Day at School

Lucy’s First Day at School

Lucy is the baby of the family and she started school last Tuesday she was so excited. She loved her first week in school, and she did great. Every day she was excited to go in, there was no tears or anxiety. The great thing […]

Supermum (according to Lucy)

Supermum (according to Lucy)

My 4 year old daughter told me this morning that she had a dream that a was a superhero. If only😀 !!! This was after getting my son to school 20 minutes late, as it had been just one of those mornings. This morning, I […]

Two Houses

Two Houses

So today my 4 year old daughter says to me “why do we have two houses, one with you and one with Daddy?”(I actually live in an apartment ). Bearing in mind that this has been the situation for over 2 years now and Lucy […]