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Blove don’t last that long!

Ethan had a crush. This was the first time I was to see my boy ‘woo’ a lady! He stood perfectly still watching her. PERFECTLY STILL~ Ethan does not do still! He watched her from a safe distance as she went from […]

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Doctor, Doctor, I trust you, I do

The faith we have in doctors is amazing. I stood in the empty waiting room in tears. I had just watched a doctor knock my son out using gas. My poor son was fighting, struggling, kicking, screaming and calling for me; his […]

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Baby wipes~ my must have, for all occasions!

The absolute joys of getting three boys ready to go anywhere, (especially family occasions) can be a dirty job. It doesn’t matter that I’ve held off dressing them until D has the car running. They will get dirty between the hallway and […]

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All ya need is Blove ~Ethie Blove is all ya need

He is standing over me. Breathing heavily through his mouth. I squint, watching him. “Shh” he places his curled forefinger over his plumped lips. He moves closer, I close my eyes. He places his chunky hand on my head, using my head […]

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Every single time…it gets me

Hospital. Each and every time we get an appointment for Ethan to attend the National Children’s Hospital, I get anxious. Still, after all these years of appointments, I get anxious. I hate going up there, I really do. We attend the Metabolic […]

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Mucker…we all should have one!!

We have an aunt, we have many , but this one in particular is, well, I don’t actually have words for her. She is my dad’s sister. She is THAT aunt, you know the one, holds you too tight while hugging you, […]

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My Irish, far too Irish Father

My dad~ Willie. My dad can be the most crankiest man you have ever met. My dad can be the funniest man you have ever met. My dad was a stay at home dad, when we (7 of us) were children. In […]

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This is the Disney Parade…

We ended our magical trip on one hell of a high. We gathered in the towns square, main street USA , waiting like everyone else for the Disney Parade. A staff member spotted us , parted the crowd and placed us right […]

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Christmas ~ the reality for me

Christmas Time ~ it’s the most wonderful time of the year~ or so we are told. Don’t get me wrong, Winter is my absolutely favourite season and with that comes Christmas – I love Christmas, I do but for me, it isn’t […]

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The Waltons~ we were NOT!

My dad, is a funny man. A man I admire. He has been through a lot and still makes us laugh even though he doesn’t mean to! He was a dad you wouldn’t push too far, he had a temper but the […]

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