16 years - No looking back
7 honest and easy ways to parent an older child with Down Syndrome
It’s funny, I haven’t blogged for ages but this morning when I woke up the owner of a brand new 16 year old, my first thought was “write it down Alice”.
I don’t really know what I feel about this milestone, I seem to have a knot in my stomach and a tear in my eye, but I am not sure whether I’m sad, proud, happy, massively freaked out or
Kyd Does Breakfast...
'Wooooahhhh there, stop growing up' I keep saying to Kyd as he does more and more independently but really, this is what the last 12 years of hard graft have been building up to. This is what he needs to be doing to build up to real life and this whole growing up thing is 12 years in the making.
Kyd's independence training is well under way after proving he can make his own breakfast this morning...