Sure Ring Mammy !

  One day I will become a version of her . One day they will ring me with a question and expect me to have the answer. One day I will be the one who knows what to say or do in […]

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Love , Ain’t It Great?!

  I was stressed. I had spent all morning on the phone discussing non existent services for Ethan ; there is stress then there is that level of stress. Any parent of any child with additional needs knows exactly what level of […]

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Be careful what you wish for…

    It has been two weeks since the dictator started preschool… In those two weeks I have learned a valuable lesson, which I am willingly to share with you right now. Be careful what you wish for. Yep. It is that […]

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Ohhh that bloody toy!

Have you ever bought a toy that did far more than it says on the box? It was supposed to be a stocking filler, you know that last minute thing you buy because you think you’ve not bought quite enough for one […]

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It’s the school around the corner !

  I had prepared him. I sat with him and discussed what would happen and what would be expected of him. I reminded him all during the Christmas holidays that his little world would change on the 9th of January. I did […]

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All I want for Christmas …

  It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Is it, though, is it really? I decided this year I am going to be open and honest about what I , yes I want for Christmas!   I want PEACE throughout the […]

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The Dictator …a typical day

Having three boys, I should be prepared for any and all potential embarrassing situations but the truth is, each of my boys are so different that I really am thrown into the deep end each and every time one of them provides […]

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What has happened to Halloween?!

What has happened to Halloween? No longer are parents buying two rolls of black bags and warning each child that “There will be wigs in the green, if you come back to me with that bag ripped before Coronation Street ends” (that […]

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Oh the promises we make….

Every single new school year I mentally make an ‘I will do it better this year’ list . Strangely enough at the end of school year I have a mental list of ‘ What I could have done better ’ which is […]

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No Boys, not Today!

Dearest children; I just can’t – not today. “Good morning mammy” your beautiful cheerful voices call out. So what if it’s 7am and one of you got up at 3am while the other one didn’t go to sleep until 2.30am. I just can’t- […]

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