Autism Parenting

High Functioning Autism Through Polly’s Eyes

I wrote this piece because I wanted to try and convey what high functioning autism is like through Polly’s eyes. We sat together and read it, and I was fully expecting her to ask me to change some (most) of it. Instead she looked at me and said “mummy, I love it, it’s exactly how […]

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Host a Birthday Party
Unsugar Coated Motherhood

How to Host a Birthday Party and Actually Enjoy Yourself

My beautiful, sassy, unique, darling firstborn turned seven today. She was promised a birthday party this year, and started planning it in February. Seriously, the second her brother and sister’s birthdays had been and gone Polly set about making the invitations. We originally thought we had a booking at a large venue, so were free and easy with […]

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