Where’s my chair?

Things that I have learnt today Being a parent of an autistic child has it joys but it sure has some challenges. Teachers and assistants in special schools are amazing. Another day of diagnosing and giving feedback. This time an observation in a specialist setting. It has been a while since I have set foot…

Number crunching, box ticking and Camel

  I have spent the day staring at papers and computer screens. After yesterday evening driving session – I managed to drag my tired little body to work, sit through two meetings and plough through a years worth of patient activity data.   The first meeting – wading through our waiting list of children with…

The Fat Controller

I loved Thomas and Friends when I was growing up. Loved Ringo Starr’s voice over, loved the Theme tune. When our 4 sibling bedroom was converted to a bedroom for my brothers alone – one wall was covered in Thomas and friends wallpaper. There was a stage when I went to the library – half…