This weekend Ethan took part in his first-ever Swimming Gala. We started taking Ethan to his special needs swimming club when he got too big to attend the mother and baby swimming lessons at our local pool. He was five and starting school. He still needed so much support in the water and had only […]
With Darren being at home because of the lock-down I set him a challenge. Teach Little E to ride her bike without Stabilisers. Having this amount of time off with the children is rare for Darren. I thought he might as well take advantage. With Ethan surprising us and learning to ride his bike without
When it comes to autism and bike riding we were advised that this would be something that Ethan would struggle with. Getting his balance on a bike would be a struggle. Also, his awareness of danger would go against him. We always believe that we should let Ethan try things as you should never say
When we returned from our holiday Ethan had a letter waiting for him. This isn’t something unusual in our house as the children do tend to get more letters than us. Normally they are appointments or reports that need to be kept in a safe place. Ethan has more paperwork that I dare to count.
On Friday Ethan was very excited when he came home from school. This was because he had brought a friend home with him. His friend being the class bear. Bringing the class bear home can only mean one thing. Ethan was awarded a Star of the Week. Ethan was awarded the Star of the Week