Is he ready for the potty?

I have been really reluctant to potty train Ellis for a couple of reasons. Hayden was so difficult and the level of ‘accidents’ became incredibly stressful for all of us. For about 2 months my house literally smelt like a toilet. Obviously, potty training Hayden was a very different ball game […]

1st birthday

Happy 1st Birthday little one. A year in pictures. 16

I really wanted to write a blog post to mark Kinley’s 1st birthday. But after sitting at the laptop for a fair old while, I cannot seem to find the words. I am a complete mix of emotions today. I cannot believe he is 1 already, I have a huge […]

Potty training & Autism: Not for the faint hearted! 5

In about 7 weeks Hayden turns 5. And like many other 5 year olds he has pretty good bladder control. He is dry almost every night, he stays dry whilst we are out and about and he generally goes at specific times (you know, when you’d expect him to…first thing, after a big drink […]

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a nautical nursery theme

A Nautical Nursery 8

When deciding how to decorate Kinley’s nursery. I didn’t want the usual pale blue or green, transport or animal themes. I’m onto my third boy, we have done all that before. If I am honest I find it all a bit bland now! During my pregnancy I was convinced I was going to paint […]