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Rachel L
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A parent, a teacher, and an advocate.
A parent, a teacher, and an advocate.

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Why are we surprised?
In this first nine months of doing my PhD I honestly lost count of how many words I have written and how many I have deleted. Too many. So many that I didn't have any words left in me to blog. My literature review is submitted now and my supervisor is away ...
Why are we surprised?
Why are we surprised?
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Take a trip away from the everyday,
Take a Dreamworld one day holiday. That was the catchy jingle that used to play on the tv when I was a child, inviting you to come and visit the most exciting theme park in the country, well at least back in the day! The park has changed so much since I was...
Take a trip away from the everyday,
Take a trip away from the everyday,
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9 Years a Superhero
The lead up to Imogen's birthday always involves lots of planning on her behalf, counting down of sleeps and plenty of excitement. So of the pre-birthday conversations went like this. Via Facebook from her Grandpa To Immy from Pa. What would you like for yo...
9 Years a Superhero
9 Years a Superhero
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A date worth remembering.
Our journey with disability has been filled with many
memorable dates, moments and phases. Those places on a calendar than forever change your life. They
become burnt into your memory, your flesh, and your soul. While we have quite a
few, the biggest of cou...
A date worth remembering.
A date worth remembering.
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My small world
There are plenty of times that you are reminded of how small the world is. I've been lucky enough to encounter a few of these of late thanks to embarking on further study. The first was when I posted a few questions to a forum and received amazing help from...
My small world
My small world
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Mother's Day 2015
A year ago I was on an absolute high after getting to meet a childhood hero of mine. I have spent the last year thinking there was no way that any future Mothers Day would ever compare. This week I have been reminded that things always get better. For a whi...
Mother's Day 2015
Mother's Day 2015
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An open thank you
Dear other parents, Thank you to the deputy manager at our local Aldi. You saw me while I was shopping late the other night. You know I usually do my shopping during the day. You know I'm NEVER out without my girls. All you said was 'Wow, you managed to get...
An open thank you
An open thank you
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Life is better BECAUSE of her...
I've been a teacher for longer than I've been a mother. I'm sure it's because of this that I had certain views about how I was going to raise my children and 'help' them with their learning. I was a high achiever at school but struggled socially. I wanted m...
Life is better BECAUSE of her...
Life is better BECAUSE of her...
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To be a better parent...
At a recent meeting for parents at our girls' school, we were asked to discuss 'one thing you have done to be a better parent'. Many parents in our circle couldn't put their finger on one thing. Parenting is a continual reflective practice. There was lots o...
To be a better parent...
To be a better parent...
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