Category Archives: Andy’s posts

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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Sometimes you realise it could be worse

So, I’m back in the UK and I have had a strange week.  Let’s start with the positives… my wife, how amazing is she… despite things not always going our way, she still manages to look this amazing (and no, … Continue reading

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Adoption… the process begins

Both myself and Heidi have posted how we have made this really big, but at the same time incredibly exciting decision to adopt, however now the reality of the process has kicked in. We had done a fair amount of … Continue reading

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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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