Merry Christmas and Thank you!

Just like everyone else we have had a very busy time lately. As part of my 50th birthday celebrations (yes, we’re still celebrating!) we all went to York for the weekend. We visited the Castle Museum, Betty’s Tearoom, and the main reason for going was to visit the Christmas market. A festive market filled with… Continue reading Merry Christmas and Thank you!

Fabulous 50!

At the weekend I hit the grand old age of 50! Me! 50! I’m sure everyone who hits this milestone must stop to take stock – but for myself I feel it does have a special significance. When I was born it was very rare for a child with a single ventricle condition to survive… Continue reading Fabulous 50!

Creativity Craft Club

On Wednesday afternoons at 4.15 pm, I go to a crafting club called Creativity. It is in Tardebigge, Redditch and I go with 2 of my carers. My mom found the page on facebook and got all the information together so I could have carers to take me. I always have 2 carers to take me… Continue reading Creativity Craft Club

Broomstick making at Brockhampton

One of my biggest delights about finally taking blogging seriously is the way this blog has been embraced by my kids, with them both being eager to contribute. I am especially pleased with the response from Cerys. Nathan has always been our academic one – enjoying researching and writing up his assignments and writing articles… Continue reading Broomstick making at Brockhampton

The Future #SEND30DayChallenge #11

As the mother of disabled kids I am very used to organising and preparing for the near future. I seem to spend a lot of time working out care rotas 2 weeks in advance and preparing for appointments and following up on anything raised during them. However, I do not spend a lot of time… Continue reading The Future #SEND30DayChallenge #11

World CP Day

Today, 6th October 2017, is World CP Day. Both my kids have CP and are full time wheelchair users, but I don’t feel that it has detracted from the people they are and were always destined to be. There are many reasons why a child could be born with CP – for Nathan & Cerys… Continue reading World CP Day