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Ariel’s World is the journey of a girl who just happens to have Down syndrome & where her namesake scented products raise money for Down Syndrome charities
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Welcome to Ariel’s World Blog

This blog is about my journey though life as a working mum of a beautiful daughter who happens to have Down Syndrome. Raylene x

Estimated reading time 9 mins Not to show off here but Ariel has always slept through the night from the day she was born. I know right. I am extremely lucky. Sleep deprivation is probably the number one concern parents have during those early years. Today...

Estimated reading time 4 minutes Scented candles will always be a highly appreciated gift for a wide variety of occasions. Woman and Men enjoy scented candles for their home décor, and for their spirituality and aromatherapy-like relaxation. I love burning candles but since making it my...

Well, it has been a busy few months and I have not had a chance to blog at all. I do miss writing and will be resuming in the new year. We are about to head out to the airport as we are off to...

Estimated reading time 3 and a half minutes The Hand Made Box - Your monthly subscription box of handmade products, supporting small Australian hand craft businesses. I was super excited to unbox this little gem! I have never bought a subscription box before. I was turned off...

Estimated Reading Time 3 minutes I am not a good cook and I am very time poor and, well,  just plain too tired most of the time. Ariel and I eat a plant based diet and I am allergic to soy, so when the opportunity came up...

Estimated reading time 2 and a half minutes A few weeks ago I posted a gorgeous pic of Ariel, from a photo shoot we did, on Instagram. I did my usual hash tagging, and amongst it were Down syndrome tags. I was horrified to get this...

Estimated Reading time 14 minutes   I am really excited about this guest post by Cristina Costea from Book Singles Holidays.  Since we will be doing single parent traveling over the next few months this could not have come at a better time. I have certainly learnt a thing or...

Estimated reading time 3 and a half minutes Without key word signing I would not know that Ariel knew and understood the meanings of around 30 words. Imagine that? Ariel says about 3-6 words and a few of those not so clearly but she knows signs for...

Estimated reading time 2 minutes   I haven't written for a while. I have been busy and really tired and it is hard to write when you are tired. The website has had issues and we have also been sick but everything is "smoothing out" and we...

Estimated reading time 5 minutes We just got back from our first road trip together and, apart from a few rookie mistakes, we did pretty darn well. We had a great time and learnt  a lot for future trips. I really enjoy travelling, from local road...