Dear Matilda

Dear Matilda, One year ago, you became an angel; a star in the sky. I remember reading your Mummy’s post on Facebook like it was yesterday. How could it be? As I read, I felt like everything else around me was moving in slow motion. My husband was trying...

Rollercoaster Recovery

This week has been pretty dull and boring. It’s been about Recovery. My emotions, however, have been on a complete and utter rollercoaster. I have gone from the euphoria of coming home on Saturday, last weekend, to the utter depths of despair on Thursday evening and Friday most of...

Project 365- Week One, January 1-5, 2014

What a week! January is off to a pretty amazing start with me being ALIVE and having survived my abdominal correction operation on January 2. Thankfully New Year’s Day was a relaxing one with the in-laws and a lovely roast dinner. The rest of the week wasn’t terribly pleasant...

My Word for 2014: Fun!

I’m not making resolutions this year. I never really make OFFICIAL resolutions as such but I think about being better. And then the 2nd of January rolls around and my best intentions go out the window. This year, instead of setting resolutions, I am setting a goal. A word....

A brilliant day out

On Sunday, the sky was blue and the sun shone. The day was screaming at us to GET OUTSIDE and blow away the cobwebs. We piled in the car, got a few refreshments along the way and drove down the road to one of our favourite playgrounds, Burghley House....