Tag Archives: Carers

Once upon a time

Oh, to be a child again! Even though it was *coughs* some considerable time ago, I recall the bliss of opening a book and jumping into magical worlds filled with enchanted forests and mystical creatures; worlds where good triumphed over … Continue reading

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One of those ‘something in my eye’ moments

If you gave me a pound for every appointment I’ve attended for Hannah since her birth, I’d probably be able to afford that house I’ve got my eye on in Cornwall. I kid you not! (Don’t worry, that’s the last … Continue reading

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Did you have a nice summer?

    Did you have a nice summer?         It used to be one of those questions I’d dread being asked.   Mostly because my feeble response (probably including some grunting and gurning) would more than likely … Continue reading

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SEND Holidays™

    Oh, exciting times, my people! Yes, as SEND Bingo™ was such a HUGE success, and as it’s currently the school summer break, we’re expanding into the tourism business. Yay! (Btw, just another heads up here: please don’t take … Continue reading

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Surgery

And so my lovelies, Hannah will be having her dental surgery soon. We’ve had to wait since November 2016 for Hannah to have this done and, whilst I know she needs it and has sometimes been in a great deal … Continue reading

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Let’s talk about mental health

Talking about mental health issues seems to have been swept under the carpet a bit, don’t you think? (It’s just semantics, but I prefer to use the term ‘emotional health’ in this post…hope you don’t mind…bit tough if you do.  Soz about … Continue reading

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Life As A Dad 

(A VIP Daddy Guest Post)   Remember that post I did a while back called “I See YOU”? (you can find it on the ‘favourite posts’ section of the blog).  It was one of my most popular posts…and one I’m … Continue reading

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Annie goes shopping

Or, otherwise entitled… Man for hire!         Last night Hannah’s daddy and I went shopping. By the time we’d actually got out of the house, travelled to the shopping centre and parked up, we didn’t have much … Continue reading

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Sometimes, you just gotta put those Super Mama knickers on!

Or, otherwise entitled… Annie may just (definitely) have another rant! Or… I couldn’t make this stuff up if I tried!   “Super Mama Knickers” Definition (mine): A fictional* undergarment (pictured) possessing special powers.  Typically worn when a boost of empowerment … Continue reading

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Spinning plates

Him:  (Says cheerily) “Hello.  What can I do for you?” Me:  “Hi.  Well, I’ve got this lump that I’d like you to take a look at” (show’s him the lump) Him:  (Looks at lump.  Frowns.  Gives it a bit of … Continue reading

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