Covid-19 and Special needs.

How are you coping at the moment with this new way of life?  as we carefully keep our distance from those that we really want to just fling our arms around and hug.  Today in England it is warm, bright and sunny so the day is passing fairly pleasantly for me, but my son Simon…

A palm tree for Simon.

"Simon hugging a palm tree, Simon hugging a palm tree, palm tree, palm tree"!  that was my anchor thought.  An 'anchor thought' I was told (after trauling through you tube videos of  'How to overcome your fear of flying') is a good way of tricking your mind out of its fearful thought processes.  Each time…

Independent Living. (The Peaks and the valleys).

The other day one of the lovely bloggers I follow asked me if I would update everyone on my son Simons' journey into Independent living.  I was touched by the request and felt thankful that I am part of such a caring online community.  Sometimes family can be found in the most unexpected of places. For…