Family · Prematurity · West Syndrome

I still don’t get why this is even a debate to some people…

I don’t even know why I still see this same argument time and time again on my Facebook timeline. People arguing and debating about a subject that shouldn’t even be a debate in the first place. Who should be entitled to use the wheelchair spaces on a bus. Now you would think the answer would…… Continue reading I still don’t get why this is even a debate to some people…

Prematurity · West Syndrome

Everyone needs a helping hand.

Everyone needs a helping hand. Everyone needs someone to talk to. Everyone needs a shoulder to cry on, and an ear to talk to. The reality is, not everyone has this support at home. Some people are so isolated, and find it hard to cope with their birth, their child and their disability or any…… Continue reading Everyone needs a helping hand.

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What is West Syndrome? What should I do if I think my child has it?

If you’re reading this blog, you will likely know it is about my daughter Nova, and her journey with West Syndrome. I also reckon you’re probably consulting Dr Google and asking him… what exactly is West Syndrome? So… I decided to explain West Syndrome as a mother of a child who has it! Now, a…… Continue reading What is West Syndrome? What should I do if I think my child has it?

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Our favourite play groups <3

Play groups can be amazing! They are a great way for your child to socialise and interact with their peers, especially if they are an only child like Nova For premature babies, it can also be a great way to get their immune system used to the nasty bugs they will find at nursery! Listed…… Continue reading Our favourite play groups ❤

Product Reviews

Shaken Udder “YogOaty” – Product Review

Please note, I was not paid by Shaken Udder to write this review, I was however given the product to try for free for review purposes. What is YogOaty? YogOaty is a smooth yoghurt and oat snack, made by Shaken Udder. It comes in a pouch, which is brilliant for older kids and families on…… Continue reading Shaken Udder “YogOaty” – Product Review

Prematurity · Product Reviews · West Syndrome

Nova and stickers and bears… oh my!

Having a sick or disabled child can be really tough. It can be draining, both emotionally and physically. Since having Nova, I have found comfort in some of the charities and companies out there that make or do things specifically to brighten a child’s life. I’ve listed below some of my favourites, I have been…… Continue reading Nova and stickers and bears… oh my!

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Why our life is so much better, just one year down the line..

I don’t often talk to people about what goes wrong in my life. Im a “Grin and bear it” kind of person. Since starting this blog though I’ve felt able to coherently get my thoughts down. Its quite therapeutic really! What I’m sharing with you today is just how much someones life can change for…… Continue reading Why our life is so much better, just one year down the line..