9 favourite toys for sensory seekers

My daughter Charlotte is a chewer and a world-class fidgeter (in polite company, a ‘sensory seeker’). If you have a child with similar sensory issues, you may have found that there are a lot of ideas and products about to try. Here are the sensory toys that have worked for us.       1. The Chewbuddy Some parents and OTs talk about the Chewbuddy as though it is magic. It’s… View Post

Not-so-secret weapons: the ten transition-time tools I keep in my bag

When we were preparing to meet our children, I remember ceremoniously swapping my compact handbag (which typically contained keys, wallet, phone, and maybe a lip balm and a book) for The Mum Bag, which was comparatively cavernous and contained everything from nappies to plasters to finger puppets via emergency chocolate (yes, that last one one was mainly for me). As the girls have got older, the contents of my bag have… View Post