Category Archives: Andy’s posts

So, parenthood

I am not a regular poster of blogs, mainly as I only really want to post when I have something different to say. So after infertility, the adoption process, the approval and the matching, I have now been a parent … Continue reading

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44 days

Life is going to change in 44 days, and I have to say I am so excited about it. Myself and Heidi have wanted a family for such a long time, and now we are so close to it. Infertility … Continue reading

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It’s really happening

A couple of weeks ago, we had our niece and nephew over for a weekend which was lovely, and a bit of preparation for what is now so close I can almost touch it. After what seems like a life … Continue reading

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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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