When people think of sign language, they think it is something which Deaf people just do. But sign language is much more than that. Each country has its own individual sign language which incorporates it's own history and culture. Just as some accents are beautiful tones to the ear signing hands are a linguistic dance… Continue reading Unsilencing The Silent Child
I had packed my hospital bag for the third time. I needed no advice. I was returning to a familiar place with all the knowledge I thought I needed. I had this, there was nothing that I had not packed and was not prepared for. I never felt the rocky path of parenthood until I… Continue reading Travel Advice for the Journey You Had Not Packed For
It's guilt. Nothing less or nothing more. The guilt I feel is not preventing me from functioning everyday. It does not paralyse my mind. The guilt I feel lives in my heart. It stays there silently. I do not need to get over It. I do not need to talk so that it is banished from my… Continue reading I’m His Mummy and that Is Why I Will Always Feel Guilty
The following is not an opinionated fuelled lecture about the rights and wrongs of prenatal testing for syndromes or conditions of the unborn baby.It is based on my own experience of my own particular situation. It certainly is not a one shoe fits all analysis. There are many uncomfortable shoes which I have never walked… Continue reading Why I Am Grateful We Met OUR Baby First, not the Google Version!