Category Archives: Family

Will I hate the Me Before You Movie?

June 2nd is the day Chelsea graduates High School and if we stick to the plan we will also go and see the Me Before You (MBU) movie. I think Chelsea and Fran have never been more excited for a movie. … Continue reading

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Mother Trumps Girlfriend – at least in China!

“Girls are everywhere, but I only have one mum,”  Time to move to China as according to the Chinese Ministry of Justice if the building was on fire my son would have to save me first. Now to apply the same … Continue reading

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Jumping for Joy!

The weekly photo challenge: Joy .   I love that Francesca looks so happy and carefree in this. Great Boxing Day Walk 2013 at Macritchie Reservoir Singapore Be the Joy you wish to see… here’s hoping for more Joyful days … Continue reading

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The sibling stars win all the awards this week

Sometimes it’s the supporting actors that give the best performance and steal the movie from the “star”. Often in our family we are all bit part actors to Chelsea’s starring role  (see previous) and yet this weekend was once again all … Continue reading

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Just a normal morning – and then some!

Chelsea broke her wheelchair this morning –  the obvious question is how but the real question is why.

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Back at School – but tell me how you really feel!

Summer went by like a fly.  Summer went by so fast it was hard to tell which day was which and how many days were left.  But when the real summer stopped and the nightmare of school began it was … Continue reading

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This amazing mom of three adopted children with complex medical needs wrote a poem that perfectly expresses how inadequate I feel most days. Read her story on and be inspired to donate something to support her if you can…

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