Special needs twins and discipline is tricky but necessary for a happy life. My advice is to stay calm, reward them, be consistent and give a time frame.

Special Needs Twins and Discipline

Special needs twins and discipline is a pretty tricky path to navigate. Not only is there the special needs aspects, which has its own special rules. But there is also the twin element and that’s a whole nother ball game! This is a post about how we pick our way through this minefield. It’s a…

Special needs kids are amazing. They might not fit into what is considered normal. But all they need is to be engaged in a way that works for them.

Special Needs Kids FTW

Special needs kids FTW! I am discovering this as I engage more in the learning and development of my special needs twins. They may have ‘special needs’ but they also have really cool skills. And they continue to surprise and delight us with the things they know and can do. The reason I’m writing this…

Homeschool supplies for teaching writing to special needs kids can be found around the house. You don't need to spend a fortune to have a good activity!

Homeschool Supplies for Writing

Homeschool supplies can be a huge part of your home school budget. You can go crazy buying every kind of marker, stapler, folder and paint. And don’t mention the printing and laminating! I’m as stationery mad as the next person. But I really think that learning can happen in so many ways. And you will…

Special needs twins are great for lots of reasons. They have each other, they live in a magical world and they are spared the pressure of other children.

Special Needs Twins are Great

Special needs twins may strike terror into the heart of any parent. And to be honest, they did for me in the beginning. There are obviously still days that make me weep with pity and maybe drink a bit too much wine. But you know, special needs twins are great for so many reasons. Special…

Homeschool planning should include baking. There are so many great learning opportunities such as fine motor skills, maths and even table manners practice.

Homeschool Planning should include Baking

Homeschool planning is key to ensuring a harmonious and effective home school. Even if you opt for a less formalised and more minimal setup, homeschool planning is what helps you to achieve your goals. And special needs children need a clear schedule to make sure they feel secure with activities. That being said, adding fun…