The girl plush red 'Elf on the Shelf' character with rosy cheeks and a cheeky grin, holding a candy cane nestled in the family Christmas tree. Writing beside reads; "Elf on the Shelf - Magic or Mayhem? Made with Rules Parents are Forced to Break."

Elf on the Shelf: Rules You’re Forced to Break

For the past 3 years we’ve opened our home to these cheeky mess-makers, committed to making Christmas even more magical for our girls. However, little did we know how devastating this timeless tradition would become when my littlest couldn’t follow the Number 1 rule! Continue reading Elf on the Shelf: Rules You’re Forced to Break

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10 Things People Ask Me as a Disabled Parent

A stark insight into societies ‘no-filter’ approach, common misconceptions and ableist attitudes when encountering parents with disabilities. Continue reading 10 Things People Ask Me as a Disabled Parent

The Ultimate Price for Mum of Disabled Daughter

DISCLAIMER: This post has sensitive content that centres around the tragic news story of a Mother of a disabled child who committed suicide. All facts stated in this post are pulled directly from press coverage, so I will not be held liable. Original source is in the ‘related links’ at the bottom of this post. PLEASE use your best judgement before proceeding.  I couldn’t read the devastating account of what happened with loving Mum of 2, Jane Kavanagh without pushing other blog post commitments aside tonight to write about everything that is wrong and could be learnt from by so … Continue reading The Ultimate Price for Mum of Disabled Daughter