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    So I haven’t blogged for a while. Life got pretty busy last year and before I knew where I was, it was coming up Christmas time! We had a wonderful Christmas and saw in the New Year together setting intentions and goals, making plans for adventures and travel. One full month into the New Year […]

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  • A Happy Birthday?

    Given the family events going on recently, you would have thought I’d have blogged but the truth is that I really didn’t want to. I didn’t want to put into words the confusion I was feeling, the happiness mixed with sadness is an odd sensation when it comes. I feel disloyal. Anyway, the feelings were […]

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  • New term…

    Well, that’s it, the summer is well and truly over! Charlie has gone back to school for his final year in Primary and Ava has just started her journey in reception. Time has flown by so quickly and having Charlie and Ava at opposite ends of their Primary school road really brings it home. Going […]

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  • Progress…

    We are finally on the home straight, just a few more weeks until Summer break and it got me thinking about Jack’s progress over the past 12 months. The year has gone quickly, with many things unchanged. Jack still can’t read. He doesn’t know his alphabet, he can’t recognise most letters. His number recognition is […]

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  • Reflection…

    Following on from talking about Jack’s progress this past year, I was drawn to think about my own. Jack’s journey has sent me on one of my own, one I never thought I’d take. I didn’t give people living with disabilities and their families much thought bar the few thoughts about ramp access to buildings. […]

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  • Tonsillectomy…

    Well, it’s been a long 10 days (and counting!) since Jack’s tonsillectomy. I think I have cabin fever, even though we ventured out for a few hours last Thursday (which turned out to be a mistake in the end!) Jack was on the waiting list for his tonsillectomy for just over a year, even though […]