Music and Autism: Music Activities and Music Therapy

Music Therapy is a wonderful thing for young children with autism.  My non-verbal five year old has really enjoyed it.  This post will go into more depth on music therapy but first I want to…

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21 Autism Bloggers Top Advice to Parents

21 Autism Bloggers Top Advice to Parents

Top autism bloggers and online influences have come together to give advice to parents of recently diagnosed children. I found it overwhelming when my … View Post
TEACCH at Home

TEACCH at Home

When my son was two he was diagnosed as autistic.  At this time I was really struggling to engage with him and it was … View Post
Going to the Hairdressers & Autism Friendly Haircuts!

Going to the Hairdressers & Autism Friendly Haircuts!

Getting autism friendly haircuts isn’t easy. However there are a few easy strategies that can make going to the hairdresser a more enjoyable … View Post
Commenting with PECs Activities (Picture Exchange Communication System)

Commenting with PECs Activities (Picture Exchange Communication System)

In this post I am focusing on phase six of the Picture Exchange Communication System® (PECS®).  More specifically looking at commenting with PECs, how … View Post
Mega List: 100 Books for under 5’s

Mega List: 100 Books for under 5’s

I want to share with you our favourite 100 books for under 5’s. I have two boys under 5 and books play a big role in … View Post
Inspirational ways to get reading with your child

Inspirational ways to get reading with your child

Are you looking for tips on reading with your child?  I am going to share my favourite ways to share books with my kids. … View Post
Meaningful ways to help to manage challenging behaviour right now!

Meaningful ways to help to manage challenging behaviour right now!

Does your child hit, kick, bite, scream?  Does your child have sleeping or eating problems? It is really difficult to manage challenging behaviour and … View Post
The Ultimate Holiday in Cornwall.  10 Things You Must Do!

The Ultimate Holiday in Cornwall. 10 Things You Must Do!

I have just had a brilliant holiday in Cornwall with the extended family.  The weather was great and made for a very different holiday … View Post
Education Health and Care Plan (EHCP), what is it all about?

Education Health and Care Plan (EHCP), what is it all about?

I was advised to get my son’s Education Health and Care Plan (EHCP) started early.  This was great advice, we put the request … View Post