A Day with the Down’s Syndrome Association

I attended a brilliant study day last week that was organised by the Down’s Syndrome Association. I had heard of the study day on a birthy facebook page and it immediately grabbed my interest. My daughter has Turner’s Syndrome, also a chromosomal variation and finding information and someone to talk to was incredibly hard when […]

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Closing the Bones

Ever since i heard about the Closing the Bones ceremony over a year ago now i have been itching to learn how to do it. It just made so much sense. Closing the Bones is a Mexican ritual to take a woman back in to her body, energise and nurture her after childbirth. A soothing […]

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Too much? Never Enough.

I sit here this morning overwhelmed with sadness. My ‘baby’ started school this morning. The last baby of 8. I’ve been doing this parenting thing for almost 18 years, although I say over 18 years because parenting begins when that little extra line, cross, dot or whatever it is shows up on that pregnancy test. […]

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