The Frost Report ….The Famous 4

The 4 of us are interconnected in so many different ways that it is mad to think that this is the first time we have all been in the same space. Jumpin Jack Frost, Sheldon Thomas, and Junior Smart and myself have all come together to get our voices out there. We met on the…

Dear Children of the UK…. a letter to say I am sorry.

Dear Children of the UK, I write this letter to you as a mother and as a professional. Firstly, I would like to apologise to you for the failings that are taking place daily that lead to so many of you having to suffer significant harm. It was never meant to be like this. When…

…. “What if I can’t love him”?.

I think that becoming a parent, no matter what the age is, is one of the most overwhelming experiences a human can go through. People of all ages are faced with so many different situations when they find out they are pregnant that it can talk all a women’s strength to make it to the…

Your grief is as unique as your finger print

I believe that grief is something that is unique to each and every being. It is like a fingerprint. Only you know how you feel. There may be other people who have experienced the same kind of loss as you. But its only similar as in the circumstance or context. That is where it ends….

Blondy’s People just hit Spotify!

This time last year I started out on a journey that changed my life. That may sound far-fetched or dramatic but it’s the only way I can explain in. We were two months into lock down and I had spent so many weeks crying and feeling scared. Not being able to go out and such…

Schools have a duty under the Equality Act 2010 not to discriminate against pupils on the basis of protected characteristics, such as disability or race

Those with SEN are failed within society daily. Hourly. Now. It shocks me that people are still punished for their SEN , weather that be in school, the work place or the community. In 2019 the Government published “School exclusion: a literature review on the continued disproportionate exclusion of certain children”. The DFE commissioned this…

“You might be proud of me Mum”

My children are the best reflection of me. This week each one of my children has made me proud. One started a new job that they had to fight for, one asked for help when they needed it despite her SEN making that almost impossible at times and one protected someone else when he could…

3 years today!!!! (I will except chocolate as a gift)

So, I just got a notification to say that 3 years ago today I published my first blog. 3 Years! My first blog (Which you can read here) was me absolutely gassing myself up because I received the paperwork that made Out of the Shadows my own company. It was a mad feeling. I’m sitting…