Dealing with Cancer in the Family

For Every Win there is Loss

I don’t really know what I expected to feel. When Chris’ treatment was over. Maybe I was expecting excitement, relief, joy, I was definitely expecting to feel something. Instead I just felt kind of, numb. I’d never allowed myself to think about the day his treatment would come to an end. It had always felt… Continue reading For Every Win there is Loss

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Breakfast with Santa at Wyevale Garden Centre

I was looking for a way for us to kick start December and the lead up to Christmas. After last Christmas going by in a bit of a blur I really wanted to make this year extra special. Luckily we were invited to go for breakfast with Santa at Wyevale Garden Centre. Which turned out… Continue reading Breakfast with Santa at Wyevale Garden Centre

Dealing with Cancer in the Family

Take Everyday as it Comes

I’m going to let you into a little secret about how I’ve got through the majority of the year. I stopped thinking long-term. We like to think long-term don’t we. Us humans. We have a picture in our heads about how our lives, in general, will turn out. We like to imagine what it will… Continue reading Take Everyday as it Comes

Poems and Prose


In quiet moments ‘tween reality and dream, The world sleeps And time seems to slow. I stand. Soul not alone Under the inky night sky. My heart fills With thoughts to tomorrows That may eventually come. I’m bathed in flickers, A galaxy of twinkling lights. Bright beacons of hope. Each one a reminder, Without darkness… Continue reading Hope