A Boy Less Ordinary
A window on my bumpy journey as a parent: helping my neurodiverse son navigate the world, empowering myself with knowledge and redefining my understanding of parenting.
- Camping at Parkdean resort, Sandford.Yesterday we returned from a very short camping trip to a Parkdean holiday park close to where we live. We have visited once before so JJ was happy to go and knew what to expect. He was so excited to be able to take Peanut, and he loves being in a tent. The onlyContinue reading “Camping at Parkdean resort, Sandford.”
- Blog #10 – The Tough Teeth Issue“How can I get my child to clean their teeth?” …I desperately thought/asked/begged for approximately two long years. The more bloggers I followed, and the more parents I connected with online, I came to realise that, along with sleep and screen time, this is one of the most commonly asked questions by parents ofContinue reading “Blog #10 – The Tough Teeth Issue”
- Blog #9: Meltdowns are NOT tantrumsWhilst I like to focus on the positives of my life with JJ here, I’d like to broach the difficult topic of meltdowns, which I know many of you who are parents/carers of autistic children will be experiencing. We have faced meltdowns with JJ many, many times over the years, and I can say fromContinue reading “Blog #9: Meltdowns are NOT tantrums”