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Reviews, Toys

eZee Beads Garden Bugs and Flowers Review

Caitlin loves making things. She’s at that age where she wants to be as independent as possible, so she particularly loves things she can make on her own. We were recently sent a pack of eZee Beads to try out, which is right up her street at the moment. To coincide with Chelsea Flower Show which takes place from the 24th – 28th of May, we were sent the eZee Bead Garden Bugs & Flowers set so we could make our own beautiful flower creations. The set contains over 400 hundred beads in seven different colours, a bead tray, four […]

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Autism birthday parties

An Invitation – Autism and Birthday Parties

Since starting school three years ago, Neil has been to only two or three parties. He’s not often invited to any. Honestly, I’m not sure if the kids in his class don’t have parties, or if they just don’t invite him. The former is fine, the latter, well that’s heart breaking. That’s always a worry of autism parents I think, that the other children in the class will purposely exclude your child because they think they are weird. I think it happens quite a lot, and it was even touched upon in the BBC’s recent drama ‘The A Word’, when […]

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My Monthly Bucket List – May 2016

I really can’t believe it’s May already. Was it not only Christmas a few weeks ago?! What happened? Jokes aside, it does feel like this year is moving so fast. I think that’s what happens when you have children though, isn’t it? Life seems to speed up. I thought I would join in with the monthly bucket list this month, because I’ve got some things I want to get done, and I know I won’t do them unless I set them in stone, so here goes. My May Bucket List Take the kids to a cafe –  Ok I’m sure […]

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Family Life, Life

Ten Things We Loved In April 2016

Anyone else think this year is just flying by? It’s funny, because it doesn’t seem like that long ago we were celebrating Christmas, but at the same time I’ve been thinking how long ago it feels like we were on Easter break. Yes, I know, that doesn’t really make much sense! I thought I’d do a little round-up of the things we’ve been loving this month. Honestly, this year has passed by in a blur so far and I want to remember things! A monthly round up will allow me to look back and think ‘Aha! That’s what we did […]

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