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The C Word

I am a blubbering mess. I have just finished watching the BBC drama The C Word and what a powerful piece of television it was. Programme making like that, everything by the wonderful David Attenborough and the existance of… 389 more words

Losing You (For Mary)

Losing you was




Odd because

I hadn’t lost anyone before

Strange because

It doesn’t seem real

Numbing because

I still think you’re here sometimes… 71 more words


Bereavement should stay away from Facebook

On Monday at work they told us that one of our colleagues died during the weekend. It was a sad information even though I did not know the girl well. 162 more words

Project 2: the Hugging Wrap is signed sealed and delivered.

After my friends mum’s funeral we went to her wake and had a chat with all of the girls, all of the kids did such a great job remembering their mum and the whole event was one that would have suited her perfectly. 498 more words


Next up a hugging wrap

So I was thinking about my friend and one of the things that she kept mentioning is that she misses her Mum’s physical presence. Now I can’t give that back to her, but how could I go some way to making the transition easier for her? 494 more words


The why and the first.

The inspiration for this blog comes from a few different places and times that have all come together in my mind. The first was an activity that I participated in as a youth at church around Christmas time called Elfing. 718 more words


Christmas time

So it’s been 5 weeks since my Mum died and I keep wondering when things will change …

I work full time, study part time and I’m a single mum to 1 so I’m a busy girl and I think this has helped … Or rather postponed the realisation that my mum is dead. 158 more words