Autism

Non Verbal Frustration

As Ethan is getting older it can sometimes get quite frustrating that he can’t tell us what he wants and this past weekend really highlighted it for us.  On Thursday Ethan decided that he didn’t really want to eat and…

Colchester Zoo

Ethan’s First Birthday Treat – Colchester Zoo!

We often pass Colchester Zoo on our travels but in our adult lives we had never visited so we decided that we wanted to see what it was like there for Ethan’s first birthday, our first official day out as…

Christmas

Ethan’s First Christmas – Christmas Day

I don’t have many photos of Ethan’s first Christmas and I never get many of his birthdays either. I think I get too involved in everything on the day and never pick up the camera and I always hope that…

Christmas

Ethan’s First Christmas – Christmas Eve

As we still lived in our flat which caused some space issues Ethan’s first Christmas was spent at my parents house and we were lucky enough that Ethan’s Nana and Pappy would also be joining us. I had already spent the week running…

Education

Nursery – Highs and Lows

It’s been a bit of a week for Ethan at nursery this week he had a couple of bad moments and I had another proud mummy moment.  Lows  Ethan had two incidents at nursery this week but its part of…