A spring morning Mile For Autism

By | March 5, 2013

Today we decided to travel another “Mile For Autism” for Charlotte and Daisy Chain – to view why Charlotte is fundraising click here for a video.

Special Needs playgrounds are wonderfully inclusive places of haven for SN children, young adults and their families. Our nearest is Taplow in Berkshire.

Our mile today (D in buggy, T and I walking) was a warm, full-of-the-joys-of spring one.

“Are you off now then?” We generally get accompanied by one or both cats to the gate.

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We saw many, many more cats on the way. Black ones, tabby ones, patchy ones, fluffy and short-haired ones. All happy to receive the encouragement that D offered, coming over with a “meeeoooowww!” as if to say “nice weather today, I’m saying hello and then I’m going to sleep in a sunny place for the rest of the day”. Not envious much, really.

We saw plenty of flowers too. Crocuses, daffodils and snowdrops. All a sign that (hopefully) some better weather is around for a while.

Wake up daisies!

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This is the crocus we always pass, on a little waste patch of ground. D went through a phase of coverting and wanting to pick it, now we use it as our marker to look out for. Be a shame when it’s bloomed and gone.

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All too soon we were at school, D had a few anxieties once we were in, for reasons mentioned in last night’s blog but the school run was lovely.

Back home to find some more cats waiting for me – ours – no doubt waiting to “clock me in” as being home and then off to find somewhere to sleep.

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A reminder of why we walked and posted today (seen at Taplow):
Thanks for reading, comments/RTs/shares as ever welcomed Jx 😘

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Charlotte on 5th March 2013 at 10:11 am.

What a lovely surprise! Thank you do much xxx

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Finding Autism on 5th March 2013 at 10:13 am.

Reblogged this on 365 Miles and commented:
Thank you so much J! X

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AutismMumma on 9th March 2013 at 11:29 am.

You’re very welcome xx

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AutismMumma on 9th March 2013 at 11:30 am.

A pleasure as always xx

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