Eden’s Birth Story

This first part was written a week after Eden was born, excuse the DRAMA So my babies one week old, what a week! Last time I went through this I was amazed they let me out of hospital with a child. I kept telling myself ‘16 year olds can do it Ruth, so can you’.… Continue reading Eden’s Birth Story

Lessons from Shaun the Sheep?

I’m not sure if I have mentioned any of my fears in our blog before, but one of the biggest ones I have had up until recently, was the possibility, even ever so slight, that Eden would have been non-verbal in her ability to communicate, the thought  “what happens if I never get to hear… Continue reading Lessons from Shaun the Sheep?

The Ghost of Christmas Usher

I do love Christmas the songs, the food, oh my goodness the food! Rocky Road, Christmas Cake, Roast Pork, Seafood, YoYo’s (like Melting moments but better), berries and stone fruit, the list goes on but I think you get it. I even just love the all round happiness the season seems to bring, I guess that’s the Christmas Spirit. Living… Continue reading The Ghost of Christmas Usher

T21 October – Celebrating Addison

Hands up who knows this girl! Yep this is the famous Addison, her mum Deanna is my all time favourite blogger, she’s raw, real, witty, sarcastic and brilliant! Check out her blog Everything and Nothing from Essex you won’t be disappointed, ever! Addisons favourite food is ice cream in a cone (and if you follow on Instagram… Continue reading T21 October – Celebrating Addison

Plan? What Plan?

(this Blog is written by Ruth) What’s your plan? Gotta have a plan, yearly, monthly, weekly and even hourly! This is how my life used to go. Life was hectic, work, church; volunteering and even play was scheduled right down to the smallest of details. Colour categorised outlook was my friend and yes I may… Continue reading Plan? What Plan?

Happy Anniversary Eden

So, exactly 1 year ago today at 5:30am, we headed into The Mater Children’s Hospital in Brisbane, Queensland. It was time to give our gorgeous princess into the hands of the greatest cardiovascular surgical team I have ever met (and hope to never meet again). At 10 weeks old our little angel literally faced a… Continue reading Happy Anniversary Eden