“What’s your name?”   “Oh – he’s not a talker”.   Forced smile. Remind myself – they are just being kind.   That’s usually my standard response.   Sometimes it’s misinterpreted – fair enough really,…

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According to the Mental Health Foundation, sleep is as important to our health as eating, drinking and breathing. Not only that, but poor sleep is linked to physical problems such as a weakened immune system…

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Crying is pretty much as regular an occurance to me as blinking these days. Whether it’s tears because I am tired or annoyed that life dealt my boy a difficult deck of cards. Or because…

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Friday, 29th April 2016 is Undiagnosed Day. Syndromes Without A Name (SWAN) UK are a charity that offers support and advice to families with children who have undiagnosed genetic conditions…   Until we had Brody,…

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A Mother’s guilt is something else isn’t it?   Ever since both of my children took their first breath, it’s been there. Staring me in the face when one of them fell down some stairs…

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