The weather was slightly chilly- but not too cold to stop Josh going in the hot tub daily. We had booked it a year ago. A house rather than a bungalow- but I stayed downstairs. No problems. Previous 3 weeks have been slightly chaotic ; Julians mum having to go by ambulance twice within 4 … More and breathe……..
I’m not a negative person- but completing the Employment & Support Allowance form is ‘DEMORALISING’, REALLY, DEMORALAZISING !!! why has my spell check stopped working? I need that to check my spelling. Maybe it only checks lower case not capitals. Anyhow this form ‘the Capability for Work Questionnaire‘ is dire. How many negative things can … More negative thinking
I have been tiding bedrooms and came across these Workbooks Josh had to write a story from our exciting family life! All parents will now doubt be used to these coming home from school and smiling when they read stories & see pictures that their little kids have written or drawn. Well if you … More Through the eyes of a child (an autistic child)
So, the other week, staff at my son’s supported living house took Josh to receive his flu vaccination. Actually let me go back to when we visited Josh last week & he was sat in the back of the car, as we hurtled towards Abergele to get our McDonalds; telling us ‘the nurse had said … More ‘This is the dentist’……………..
What have I been doing that is making life so busy. Things just to be taking longer to complete perhaps. I love the summer but maybe the heat doesn’t help. But that is a pathetic excuse. I loved our little holiday at the Menai Straights in Anglesey. View from the cottage from the kitchen sink … More Been so long – no excuses…………..
Thursday I drove to the hairdressers- taking a picture on the way back- you can just about see the Spire of St Peters church Ruthin- in the distance. It was so misty- fine drizzle The view below is towards Moel Famau mountain- but the Clwyd range is masked by mist.For 2 days it was really … More Hello sunshine
Josh’s wonderful trip to Half a Sixpence- I have no photo’s as yet- but I believe a few were taken, as evidence he went & had a great time in Trafalgar Sq, popped into the National Gallery ( bit of culture), before a well deserved pizza- then on the Noel Coward Theatre to watch the … More Broken Mug
Over the last few weeks I have been organising a renewal passport for Josh. Practising sign inside the box. Then he was taken for the photos. Which I thought looked great. I filled in the form. Julian also needed replacement passport Took them to the post office together for checking. So stood in the post … More Trip to post office
Bonfire night 2001 (written fifteen years ago when I was just jotting down ideas- would they ever become a book? ……… I wonder why do I continue to put all these thoughts down on paper,are they going anywhere? In my mind I am slowly unwinding the life around me, my little orbit; a slightly different perspective. … More Bonfire Night 2001 (Written 15 years ago- excuse all the mistakes!)
Had a busy few days- which has taken its towel ( can’t even remember how to spell toil!) Visiting my parents both in their 90’s, coping with the hot weather (nice as it was the muggy weather not so brilliant when you have MS),and a few other appointments. Yesterday on yet another weird hot Indian … More Blogging when you tired