What to Never Say to a Parent of a Child with Autism

What to Never Say to a Parent of a Child with Autism

It's Autism Awareness Day today. I spent a long time wondering how I could contribute to the cause.  Then I thought, there's a reason that they have Autism Awareness Week - nobody bloody understands what Autism is. This leads to many comments being made all the time to parents like myself. Not comments that are [...]

10 Things about Being a New Mum that Nobody Tells You (but should)

10 Things about Being a New Mum that Nobody Tells You (but should)

1) When They Sleep, You Sleep. The person who came up with this must have had a maid. 2) You'll Be Bored Senseless Not all the time, but some of the time.  LIE.  Most of the time. 3) Mess.  Lots of Mess. Seriously.  Where does it all come from??  It breeds!  How do such little people [...]