Category Archives: Andy’s posts

Excitement… stress…pain

This last few days have been a bit of a rollercoaster for me. My job has a large number of benefits, I know how lucky I am, but right now it’s a pretty stressful environment, and now more than ever … Continue reading

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Stress

Sometimes I just want to scream! This post isn’t about adoption, it isn’t about infertility or the struggles of the journey. This post is about the life that gets in the way of this. I am incredibly lucky to have … Continue reading

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Still waiting …

So, where are we … We are 4 days of adoption training down We sent off our letter to proceed to phase 2 almost 4 weeks ago And guess what, we are waiting……… We were initially told we would hear … Continue reading

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The next step is getting closer

After a lovely weekend in London with this one and some of our best friends, it’s now only a few days till we start our adoption training. I have to say I am feeling both nervous and excited about this … Continue reading

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Looking forward 

So… I think the blogging started as we had a story to tell, the original story was that of two people struggling to get pregnant and the pain and stresses this brought along with it. Our intention wasn’t as much … Continue reading

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Lucky

Last weekend we had an amazing time with some friends who came over and we reminisced about being kids again by having our own little sports day (with shots for the losers… so a bit different to primary school). For … Continue reading

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This is an important week for us 

This was a very relaxed us at the beginning of a weeks holiday on Saturday. However, we may not going anywhere, but it’s a really important week. This is the week we will send of the paperwork to start the … Continue reading

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Glad to be home

So this was me a few hours ago driving home from Blackburn. I’m not smiling because of the traffic jam I’m stuck in, or from the company of my friend and colleague Peter…. nope, I’m smiling because I am heading … Continue reading

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Night out

So these days I don’t go out as much as I used to. Not because my wife doesn’t want me to, not because she puts pressure on me to stay at home, it’s just not something I enjoy. When I … Continue reading

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Odd weekend 

So, this was an interesting weekend… Yesterday we spent the day with my godson and his sister at High Lodge. We had a picnic and walked the Gruffalo trail.. the sun was shining, the kids were well behaved and all … Continue reading

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