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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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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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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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‘Tis the season to be jolly

Or, otherwise more aptly entitled…   Spare a thought     I wasn’t really sure how to start this post, so I guess I’ll just ramble on for a bit (nothing new there then, eh?) and hope it makes sense. … Continue reading

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5%

I’m feeling a bit weird right now. (At this disclosure, I can almost hear my friends laughing and saying “No news there, then!” – thanks guys…I KNOW that’s why you love me *blows kisses*) So, I’ve ditched what I was … Continue reading

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As long as…

So, let’s just recap to the bit where Hannah’s daddy said what he said. (Just in case you’re new here “Hello!” *waves vigorously*, this ties in to my last post…so you might want to just pop back there and have … Continue reading

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Giving birth in the broom cupboard

Hi! I guess if you’ve read my posts before (thank you fabulous people!) you’ll know quite a bit about Hannah and our life by now….but I’ve hardly mentioned what happened before she came along, have I? Well, aside from the … Continue reading

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RARE

Or otherwise entitled: Possibly the shortest post I’ve ever done!   Saturday 19th March 2016. 3.30am – Hannah wakes up, seemingly not feeling too perky and crying inconsolably. We sit her between us in our bed. Daddy pats her back … Continue reading

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40 winks

Or, otherwise MUCH more aptly entitled… Our EHCP journey Now, before you settle down to read on, it’s only fair that I give you a bit of a ‘heads up’ about this post; because, in my opinion, it’s only suitable … Continue reading

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