Category Archives: Andy’s posts

Fathers Day

This is probably one of the harder posts for me to write. Recently Heidi wrote about being content, finding a level of acceptance over where we are in the journey for family and being excited about the next step for … Continue reading

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First steps to our family 2.0

So, after making the really hard decision that we were not going to be able to have a family the ‘conventional way’ and that adoption would be our best option, today we started the journey. As we do not have … Continue reading

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Some days are not as hard as others !

Not posted anything for a while, it’s not been lack of things to say, but I’ve been struggling to articulate my thoughts of late. When we set up this blog I promised myself I wouldn’t use it just to complain … Continue reading

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Decisions, decisions, decisions 

So, the picture above is after myself and my amazing wife completed the Great East Anglian 10k run this weekend. This is something we had been training for the last few months. While this was a great day, and we … Continue reading

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Lucky lucky lucky 

So, some times a picture speaks a thousand words ! On Saturday we started using our log burner and we noticed it was smelling strange… I brushed it off as a different type of wood, but turns out, as you … Continue reading

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Just a quick one

So we got home on Friday from our week away, 2 of our friends had been house / cat sitting for us. I have to say, after losing Purdy 2 weeks ago today it was very hard not to worry … Continue reading

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Family holiday 

So it’s definitely been an interesting week. 13 people (8 adults and 5 children) all in one villa in lanzarote. It’s had its ups and downs as you can imagine, but mainly it’s been ups. I sometimes find it really … Continue reading

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Time away

Just arrived in Lanzarote for a holiday with my entire wife’s family. We are very lucky to have an amazing family around us and I know I will look back on this time and remember it fondly. That said, with … Continue reading

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Tough week

So it’s been a tough start to the week, losing our little kitten has really had an impact on me. I worry writing this as I know Heidi will read it and don’t want to upset her anymore than I … Continue reading

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Smack in the face !!

So yesterday I was positive, happy and upbeat! Today i have been brought back down to the dark place I have been stuck in for the last few years.  While out shopping and eating lunch with my amazing wife and … Continue reading

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