Tag: Kids

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 […]

A Forgetful Week

A Forgetful Week

Forgetfulness is a part of dyspraxia and Jack has always been a little forgetful, but this week he has been more so than usual, and its really starting to get to him. On Monday when Jack came home from school he had his usual homework […]

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 […]

DCD or Dyspraxia?

DCD or Dyspraxia?

This had me baffled in the beginning!Is it DCD (Developmental Coordination Disorder) or Dyspraxia? Are they the same thing or are they different? Is it DCD (Developmental Coordination Disorder) or Dyspraxia? Are they the same thing? What is the difference? Developmental Coordination Disorder is often […]

What is Dyspraxia?

What is Dyspraxia?

What is dyspraxia? This is a question I get asked quite a lot and sometimes I find it hard to explain to people because it is quite a complex condition, and whilst it is mainly a motor coordination disorder, there is also much more to it […]

Toucan Box Review

Toucan Box Review

I always enjoy getting things for free whether they are for me or for the kids, so when I saw the opportunity of getting a box of craft supplies and activities delivered I jumped at it. I got one box free and paid only €2 […]

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 […]