The Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award

I was thrilled this week to be nominated for The Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award by Mackenzie of Reflections From Me. I have linked up with Mackenzie a number of times using her #mummyandus link up. I find her posts inspirational and her photography excellent. She is an established blogger with some excellent posts. Please visit her blog you won’t be disappointed. Thank you very much … Continue reading The Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award

Harry Potter and the Encouraging Father

My 10 year old has loved reading since she started primary school. Her teachers and her report cards always praised the level and speed she consumed literature. Obviously this is something that we have always encouraged. I had the same depth of interest at her age and I connect with her through the thought that this is something that I have gifted to her. I … Continue reading Harry Potter and the Encouraging Father

Do you really move up a rank when you’re a Parent?

When you become a parent do you move up or back down? Ok so when you become a parent you traditionally expect that you are now the parent, your parents are now grandparents and your grandparents are now great grandparents, right. So everyone moves up one. However this morning I sat down with my coffee and my toast. Put the TV on and realised something. … Continue reading Do you really move up a rank when you’re a Parent?

Diabetes Awareness Week – Final Thoughts

So it is nearing the end of Diabetes Awareness week, and I just wanted to share a quick post just to thank everyone this week who have been involved personally and generally with spreading awareness. It has been nice to see so much support within the Diabetic community we have just joined, there is so much help, advice and care out there for Type 1’s, … Continue reading Diabetes Awareness Week – Final Thoughts