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Light of their Life

I went for dinner with my granddaughter and family a few days ago, and she sat beneath a light that only properly illuminated her when she looked up. 80 more words



I may have mentioned in recent months that this year 2014 has been one of many departures, each of which has been significant to me personally. 737 more words


Occularcentric 2014

So since starting University I’ve been accepted to the Occularcentric exhibition (2 years), curated by the 3rd year students as part of their degree. I’ve decided to submit work for it again this year in hope that it will be exhibited, and below are the images I shortlisted to be submitted, but unfortunately 3 is the maximum amount of images. 157 more words


How to pick the perfect gift for your grandchild

Sure, it’s not even November yet, but before you know it, holiday gift-giving season will be here in full force. Finding the perfect gifts for your grandchildren can be tough in this day and age—kids today are so technologically sophisticated, it can be difficult for grandparents to know what’s in and what’s out. 340 more words

October 2014 - Week 3

A night at home, babysitting our sweet little “P”.  Priceless! 20 more words


No man is an island (except my grandad)

I can’t imagine my 95-year-old Grandad living anywhere other than the Isle of Man. Just like the island and despite his age, he’s fiercely independent and exceptionally strong willed. 536 more words

Caregiving Superheroes

Having children later in life and being married to an man with grown children allowed for some strange phenomenon. One is that I have a 4 year old daughter at the same time as a 5 month old granddaughter. 412 more words