Where we have been featured
19 February 2019: The Down’s Syndrome Association posted on their facebook page that Coraline and Us, and a couple of other blogs about children with Down’s Syndrome, are finalists in the Bloody Awesome Parents SEND Blog Awards.
6 March 2019: The Sutton Guardian ran a piece about me being “in the running for second award” about my being in the final four for the wellbeing category of the Bloody Awesome Parents SEND Blog Awards.
15 March 2019: The Down's Syndrome Association asked me to write a piece for them about people and their response to finding out a baby has Down's Syndrome: us, our family, and our friends. They featured the piece, “Setting the tone” on their website on 15 March and on their facebook page on 18 March 2019.
21 March 2019: My London featured the piece “Setting the tone” which I had written for the Down’s Syndrome Association, on World Down Syndrome Day.
22 May 2019: The Sutton Guardian ran a piece “Mum who narrated journey wins BAPS award” about me winning the Wellbeing Award at the Bloody Awesome Parents SEND Blog Awards.
21 March 2018: Our first cross posting was on the Lansinoh Family Facebook page on World Down syndrome Day: "It’s World Down Syndrome Awareness Week! Blogger Liz has kindly shared her story of expressing breastmilk to feed her baby Coraline who has Down Syndrome. She’s successfully expressed her breastmilk using Lansinoh’s 2 in 1 breast pump. Read her experience here"
22 March 2018: Top Tots 100, the UK’s biggest and most exciting network of parent blogs, invited me to write a post on, "Eight reasons why I blog about our gorgeous girl and what I hope to achieve". We are also honoured that they featured us in their list of 'Fabulous Bloggers to Follow' on Down's Syndrome.
30 May 2018: Parenting website Gugu Guru featured our Bio under, "Moms to Know: Coraline and Us". They have asked us to write a monthly guest blog.
24 June 2018: Parenting website Gugu Guru put up our first monthly guest blog with them. This one is about sleeping and is entitled "Coraline and Us: Ewan the Dream Sheep"
5 July 2018: The U.K. Blog Awards have a Thursday spotlight feature on a different blogger each week, and we were thrilled to be chosen. I wrote a piece about why I am blogging about Coraline: "Blogger Spotlight: Coraline and Us".
7 Sept. 2018: We heard that Coraline and Us is a Finalist in the BritMums Brilliance in Blogging Awards 2018, in the category "Fresh Voice".
11 Sept. 2018: The Sutton Guardian Newspaper shared the #BiBs2018 finalist news in their printed paper and online: Coraline and Us: Mum who narrated journey is up for a BiB award
18 Sept. 2018: Down’s Syndrome Association shared the #BiBs2018 finalist news on their facebook page.
20 Sept. 2018: Down’s Syndrome Magazine shared the #BiBs2018 finalist news on their facebook page.
2 Oct. 2018: Babiroo featured Coraline with their green/stripe reversible quilt for Down’s Syndrome Awareness Month. We met the founder in a service station café when Coraline was a few months old.
3 Oct. 2018: The Blog Cedar’s Story featured a photo of Coraline in their video: Down Syndrome - I am Worth It
28 Oct. 2018: Positive About Down Syndrome is an excellent website of parents’ stories, for parents, and parents-to-be. There is also a Facebook page and we were delighted a piece I wrote for them was featured on it.
Winter 2018: Sutton & Epsom NCT magazine, Winter 2018 Edition featured our article about our parenting experiences.