Creative Getaway

Finally, I got to attend the 2020 Creative Getaway at Bella Rakha Retreat, run by Michele Widdows. I have been going to this event for several years now and it is a very informal gathering of crafty friends, where we just get together and scrapbook, journal and chat. A lot of chat. My crafting bestie, … More Creative Getaway

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