As we brace ourselves for another special occasion in lockdown, it’s so important for everyone’s mental wellbeing to make the most of the time we have together and stay positive. That’s why I’ve cooked up 6 Valentines Day ideas for both the kids and grown-ups to do at home that aim to still make the day special for everyone. Plus there’s an exclusive giveaway my fellow Mancunians won’t want to miss! #AD Continue reading 6 Valentine’s Day Ideas: Lockdown Edition
Now we’re back in the world, I’ve been focused on building safe social opportunities for the girls with other kids as they’ve been completely isolated from other children the past 6 months. So when I was approached by Beth Tweddle Gymnastics for a partnership, I jumped at the opportunity to finally get 2020 onto the right foot by getting them into something new! Continue reading Leaps & Happy Feet With Olympic Gold Medalist! #AD
When different family members have different abilities, it can be challenging to come up with inclusive ways to keep everyone entertained, especially during lockdown. Here are some creative, effective and yet oh so simple suggestions to pass the time together!
Guest Blog by Ellie Hayes Continue reading Inclusive Activities for the Whole Family
Looking to inject diversity into your childs play time? Whether it be to help your child with disabilities better identify with what they play with or to help encourage your child to be more accepting of others, this list of classic toys is the perfect inspiration as we move towards an inclusive future! Continue reading 5 Classic Toys Promoting Inclusive Play
An exclusive interview with disabled long-term foster carer Jon, uncovering the truths and clearing up grey areas of whether you be both disabled and a foster carer. Continue reading Fostering with a Disability | Interview with Jon Powton
Come along with me as we look back on such a trying year with a very happy ending! I promise you’ll leave with restored hope in humanity and joy in your heart going forth into 2020! Continue reading 2019 – A Year of Tears and Triumphs!
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
Showcasing baby products that weren’t intentionally manufactured for disabled parents in mind, yet are TOTAL game changers for looking after a newborn when you have a physical disability. Continue reading 5 Baby Must-Haves for Disabled Mums/Dads
Follow our family for an impromptu accessible and fun-filled day out in Manchester City Centre! How accessible is it? Where will we end up?
This blog post is in collaboration with Hotels.com Continue reading Accessible Family Day Out in Manchester
Deemed as scary as talking about the birds and the bees! This post is full of useful advice on how to start the conversation about people with disabilities with children and why it’s so important to introduce disability while they’re young. Continue reading Explaining Disability to Children