Posts Tagged “positivity”

How @circusstarr promotes inclusivity and positive body imagery 

By | October 16, 2018

If you’ve been a regular reader of my blogs, you’ll be aware that we look forward to the annual show that Circus Starr brings to town. Circus Starr are a not-for-profit organisation, relying on local donations from the towns that they visit so that they can put on a fantastically, inclusive show for disabled and disadvantaged children […]

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Bouncing Back with #WobblesWednesday

By | January 1, 2014

Well, it’s the start of a New Year and a renewed determination from me to feel fitter and healthier in 2014. Wobbles Wednesday has a home on this site for a couple of weeks whilst I sort out the self-hosting on ditchflabgetfab. I started 2013 immensely positive and then life kind of overtook any thoughts […]

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Half cup full #R2BC

By | October 17, 2013

I’m trying to think positive this week, it’s always better to be a "half cup full" rather than "half cup empty" J. Here’s my Reasons To Be Cheerful, linking in with Mich at 1. We went to the circus this week, post below. It was via a ticket ballot at D’s school and a […]

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Have box, will travel Sat 31st Aug 2013

By | August 31, 2013

D always amazes me with her ability to craft something out of bluetack, tissue paper and elastic bands, it seems to calm her (fortunately) if she’s anxious and I guess it’s something she’ll always be able to do. Little pieces of crafting material can easily and discreetly be carried around in a bag, after all. […]

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“You are not alone” and other small steps to empowerment

By | August 20, 2013

T asked me yesterday why I blog, why I’m "autismmumma" and I explained about the invisibility of autism, that at first glance people can’t tell that he and D have autism. That I want people to be aware of autism and accept the wide spectrum of it, without negatively judging. That everyone has autistic traits, […]

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Cheerfulness rules!!

By | August 16, 2013

We’re well into the school holidays and it’s been a long week. I’m going to admit there have been tears – from all of us – but it’s Friday and we’ve all had a biiiiig hug. And cheerfulness will take those tears down!! What are my reasons to be cheerful this week? 1. We had […]

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