Still You – My Mencap Journalism Awards winning entry 

In your first 12 weeks of life no one questioned you or your abilities. No one wondered if you would ever be different. In those weeks before that appointment, you were still you. People didn’t avoid us or judge. The community was still as strong as ever. Until that room, that sonographer, that scan. That […]

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Stuck for Clothing and footwear gift ideas?! Check this out! 

Children get so many toys whether it is their Birthday or Christmas so sometimes it is a lovely change to be gifted new clothing pieces to brighten up your child’s wardrobe. As a parent you can sometimes stick to the same type of style for your kids. When you are gifted clothing or even footwear […]

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Q & A series – Questions with bloggers – I am River 

To me it is so important to talk to people living with someone with Down syndrome when it comes to discussing DS. I love reading the blog, I am River.  The blog follows a little boy called River and his family as they have fun and laugher on their journey with Down Syndrome. I asked River’s […]

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Quick gift guide! – Children & Babies 

Here is a quick run down of a handful of products for both children and babies that I think would make great presents! Children  Tangle* – Tangle is a fidget toy perfect for children (and adults) to play with on the go. Use it to see what interesting shapes you can make or use it […]

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