Reflecting on lockdown with a high and complex needs child

On Tuesday as New Zealand moved to Alert Level 1, I dropped Mitchell off at school for the first time since lockdown began in March. He has been home for 12 weeks – without school and without anytime at Wilson Centre for respite. Plus, as you have been reading we have been very short of … More Reflecting on lockdown with a high and complex needs child

Two years alcohol free and finding authenticity in being a non-drinker

22 May 2020 It was timely to read Mrs D’s post “Who am I now that I don’t drink?” on the Living sober blog today, https://livingsober.org.nz/who-am-i-now-that-i-dont-drink/. Today is my 2nd soberversary – two years since I last had a drink of any alcohol. I wrote about my one year soberversary on this blog and how … More Two years alcohol free and finding authenticity in being a non-drinker