Thursday 22nd June It’s Thursday already! How on earth has that happened? Ryan and Pat are off fishing again today and we have all decided to take a trip to Newquay this afternoon. We fed the children and gave them both a nap before heading down. Kayleigh, Luke and Freya all took the car but…Continue reading Our trip to Cornwall 2017- day 6!
Now I am forever trying to encourage my daughter to learn new words, we regularly sit down and I get her to repeat words – good words. The amount of times I have to repeat words like ‘butterfly’ only to be answered with ‘flutterfly’ or ‘cuddles’ when I ask her to say ‘puddles’ even Peppa Pig hasn’t helped me out with that one! However if I am in a different room and I quietly say a naughty word in she comes running and shouting her new found word, not only has she managed to hear it but it is the most perfectly clear pronunciation ever!
“You’re the bows from which your child as living arrows are sent forth” – Kahlil Gibran. What a week it’s been! A very scary one too, just as we were starting to come to terms with the horror that unfolded in Manchester we now have Saturday’s event’s in London to try and figure out although…Continue reading Living Arrows – 05/06
“But you don’t look ill?” That is a remark I get from loads of people when I explain I live with Epilepsy. The truth is the majority of the days you cannot even tell I have it – you can’t tell anyone has it unless they have a seizure and that is what makes this…Continue reading Epilepsy – The hidden monster.
My darling this is one letter I didn’t want to write, one topic that shouldn’t even exist. You see, the world as we know it is changing, there’s more violence now than there used to be when I was growing up and it doesn’t look like it’s going to be slowing down any time soon.…Continue reading Open letter to a little girl in a big scary world.