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First day of school

Well Tuesday marks a day, when I was diagnosed I thought I would never see, my little girl’s first day at school.

It is going to be a very emotional day, my baby girl is growing up and at the same time, I am so proud of her. 175 more words

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Support Networks

I have seen this article floating around Facebook today and it really made me think


It talks about how it takes a ‘village’ to raise a child i.e. 485 more words

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Chemo- A year on

I can’t believe I finished my chemo a year ago!

Last summer seems a complete blur of hospital trips and admissions and feeling the awful side effects from all my medication but fortunately things are a lot better now. 76 more words

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Sorry it has been so long since I lasted updated you all.

To be honest there isn’t much to say. I’m ticking along just nicely and have even applied for a couple of jobs. 134 more words

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Repost: At the bottom of the pig pile

It is National Siblings Day so I am reposting this one from November 2012 about my younger brother and me.

I have mentioned perhaps one or six hundred times that I have five brothers. 1,116 more words



Today was the day I thought wouldn’t have come until after Christmas. I was speechless when I heard the news of Lynda Bellingham’s passing. All I could think of was the fact that she wanted one last Christmas with her family. 249 more words

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A picture really does say a thousand words

One of the apps on my phone is Timehop. I love looking back over the years & mostly it is about my children. Yesterday, however, it brought up a photo of me from 7 years ago. 258 more words

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