There were many many days I believed with every part of me that this would never happen but there were also many many days where I fought with every part … Continue reading The end: Back on trach!
We are almost 4 years on from the end of our IVF journey, our premature birth and our 99 day NICU stay. We are 3 years on from a very … Continue reading What matters to ME now – World Prematurity Day 2019
When it comes to mental health, i’m not ashamed to say that I hold that Yorkshire ‘stiff upper lip’ thing about ‘manning up’ and ‘getting on with it’ but its … Continue reading It’s ok not to be ok!
Throwback to those final weeks in hospital, counting down to discharge. As the weeks went by, one by one our medical needs were ticked off, including oxygen, 7 days before … Continue reading Naive and under prepared! 2 years on…
If you read the blogs from the beginning you will remember that many of the blog posts were named by song lyrics, mostly because we did lots of driving to … Continue reading ‘I’ll carry the scars forever’~ Mum
The giant helium balloon is dancing in the window, just like every other year on Austin and Rory’s birthday. Its been there since the party on Saturday (it is now … Continue reading Young, Wild & THREE!
I’m sat here in the office at Austin & Rory’s pre-school, with a teddy almost as big as me and a shell of Santa hanging behind me with little donkey … Continue reading exceeding #mumlife
We read somewhere that today is international neonatal nurse day and so we thought we would take a moment to think about what neonatal nurses do and thank them for … Continue reading Thank you!
When we were transferred to Barnsley and our initial stay at Jessops, it was a huge deal. The nurses and families on the NICu at Sheffield we’re our family. We … Continue reading Please Help!
Our journey itself is a miracle but without the NHS it would have been a non-starter! If it wasn’t for the NHS Mummy wouldn’t have been able to have all … Continue reading 🎈70 Years 🎈
We are almost certain that people think we make up the dramas, but our life really is dramatic. Half way round the trail at Graves Park for our Jessops Superheroes … Continue reading Jessops Superheroes 2018!
Dear Austin & Rory, my little dudes, my bundles of awesome, my absolute reason for breathing! Where have the past two years gone? I remember giving birth to you like … Continue reading The power of TWO