Confronting bedtime chaos head on when parenting with a disability. 5 helpful hacks to get you more in control and make for a calmer bedtime routine. Continue reading 5 Adaptable Bedtime Hacks Every Disabled Parent Must Know
Highlighting the dangers disabled parents face doing the school run due to the never ending saga of pavement parking. Continue reading An Open Letter to the Parents on the school run
A long awaited update on our journey to source an accessible home and an unexpected opportunity to tackle the hidden housing crisis. Continue reading Eye-opening statistics and a Hopeful progression #ForAccessibleHomes
Running a busy household, especially with young children, it’s so easy to lose track of how much we waste and how many things we buy that aren’t actually recyclable.
Determined to be more mindful about our environment, I made some slow and subtle changes in our home that over time will make a big impact doing our bit to save the planet! Continue reading Little Changes Minimising Our Families Ecological Footprint
For Mother’s Day, I encouraged my readers to go ahead and ask me ANY question they had about Motherhood and Disability. Here’s what you came up with! Continue reading Motherhood and Disability | Q & A!
Learning to let my children see me using a ventilator on a daily basis, despite the heartbreaking worry of how they’d react. Would the machines I depend on to keep me with them longer, frighten them? And would even they still love me the same? Continue reading Adjusting to NIV around my children
An emotional account on my eldest daughters life-changing diagnosis. What the future may hold and discovering how societies misconceptions of blindness influenced my heartbreak. This is Abbie’s journey, through her Mummy’s eyes. #RetinitisPigmentosaAwarenessMonth Continue reading Abbie’s Diagnosis – Retinitis Pigmentosa Awareness Month
Facing stigmas around ‘Sex and Disability’ as a young disabled woman on the online dating scene. Sharing first-hand accounts in the depths of the dating pool and how such stigmas can impact mental health. Continue reading How Online Dating made me feel asexual as a Disabled Woman
How system failures, budget cuts and lack of a specific protocol for disabled parents means many children become young carers and how it’s down to our government, NOT the parents. Continue reading How govt cuts for disabled people is stealing children’s childhoods
How I lost myself for 5 years, plagued with “Mummy guilt.” Changing my thought process on what being a “Good Mum” actually was – in a bid to save myself. Continue reading The “Me” after Motherhood