Category Archives: Heidi’s posts

Motherhood

So we are 11 weeks into our boys moving in with us. We are three weeks into Andy going back to work and me being a full-time stay at home Mumma! I have to say….this shit is hard! I don’t … Continue reading

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And We’re Off!

So the transition has started! The above is a photo of “Daddy Andy” from the photo books we made for the boys. We went to see them yesterday for the second time, after our first meeting nearly 2 months ago. … Continue reading

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Progress

It’s been a while! Since our last post in January I’m pleased to say that we have been approved as adoptive parents! The panel day itself went well. They really tried to make it friendly and welcoming. Several panel members … Continue reading

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Breezing Through?

Up until today I genuinely thought that I was ‘breezing through’ this whole adoption approval process. When anyone asked how it was going I whole-heartedly answered “It’s fine thanks, almost enjoying it – it’s kind of like therapy”. I don’t … Continue reading

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Drawing a line

I took a pregnancy test this morning. Not because I thought that I am pregnant. But to prove I am not! It’s been about 10 weeks since my last period. But we’ve been here before so it’s nothing new. Tomorrow … Continue reading

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The End of a Busy, Important Week

It’s Sunday afternoon and we are in the car on the way home from London. Back to work tomorrow. This has been one crazy busy, fun-filled and pivotal week for us. We’ve been pretty much non-stop all week, either organising … Continue reading

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Crazy Week

I’ve had something of a busy week this week.  On Tuesday I flew out to Majorca with my sister-in-law to surprise my sister on her hen do. Originally I wasn’t going to go. It was all booked at the end … Continue reading

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Home Alone

Andy’s been in Boston (Massachusetts, not Lincolnshire, as one friend asked!) for the last 6 days. He’ll be home later today.  This is the longest time we’ve been apart since quite early in our relationship. I’ve been dreading it ever … Continue reading

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Content

It is ages since I last wrote anything on here. If I’m honest, I forgot about it! I think partly due to being busy, as ever and also due to the simple fact that I feel quite content at the … Continue reading

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What a great testament to adoption

Just flicked through my Facebook feed as I do several times a day (I really need to cut back on this!) and came across a video which I wanted to share. It’s of a guy named Ryan talking about his … Continue reading

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