Archive | June, 2012

Video for Jackson!

  Thanks for all the cards you sent for Jackson! His surgery is tomorrow so I hope he gets a chance to see this video before then and that he enjoys it very much. I will select the recipients of the gift card and apps tonight. Special thanks goes to: Frances A – special ed […]

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How do you tell if someone might be conning you?

Before I get into the meat of this post, I’d like to address some things upfront. Is this post about Gary James of A4cwsn? Yes; but it’s equally applicable to a hundred other situations you may encounter with a romantic partner, a business colleague even someone you meet on the street. Won’t Gary threaten to […]

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Support Jackson in his journey… and win!

You may have already heard of 9 year-old Jackson; a lot of special needs bloggers have been mentioning him lately. Jackson’s mum, Gina, is the owner of the website Special Happens. Her eldest son has a number of obstacles to overcome – he has cerebral palsy, is on the autism spectrum, has sensory processing disorder […]

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The Art of Vaccinations

I was reading earlier this week that the National Archives in the UK has digitized and shared with Wikimedia Commons a large selection of its war art collection dating from the Second World War. Looking through the pictures I was struck in particular by the poster below, encouraging parents to vaccinate their children against diptheria: […]

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How I make PECs on the iPad – Part 2

My first foray into this topic has so far proved to be the second most popular post on my blog – ever – so I decided to update it and tell you about my new favourite app for producing single PEC cards – DesignStudio by BoogieBot. For creating visuals that use multiple pictures, like first-then-next […]

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Five app giveaway!

I was recently lucky enough to win a bundle of app codes – a couple of the apps I already have and a couple aren’t age appropriate for my kids so I’m giving them away! This is a quick giveaway as I’m not sure when the codes expire. Enter here. The apps you can win […]

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