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Our experience with…Toilet Training

Many parents have decided to use the current lockdown as an opportunity to start toilet training their children.  Today, Rachel Shirazi shares her positive experience of toilet training her daughter Ana’el with us.   Toilet training can feel like a daunting task!  Fortunately there are some wonderful resources that can be accessed online to help you Read more about Our experience with…Toilet Training[…]

Who Wants to Live in a World Without Rosies? – March 2016

THIS year may go down as the pivotal moment in history that led to people like our daughter Rosie becoming extinct. Mankind may reflect for centuries to come about a particular species of human being, with a subtly different genetic profile, high in emotional intelligence, with a lower than average IQ, that was systematically eradicated Read more about Who Wants to Live in a World Without Rosies? – March 2016[…]

What Not to Say About Rosie – March 2015

YOU will be your child’s greatest handicap.” Those words were spoken to me by Pandora Summerfield 12 months ago, after I’d written an essay about the shock journey my wife and I took following the birth of our daughter Rosie, who has Down’s Syndrome. Summerfield is chief executive of Down’s Syndrome Scotland, and her prophecy Read more about What Not to Say About Rosie – March 2015[…]