I feel like Summer is finally here…lets just hope it sticks around, life with young children is FAR easier when the sun is shining and the world is pretty much your oyster. This weekend has been another complete Roller coaster and things I never imagined I would have to go through. We received the Amnio results very quickly, just after lunch on Friday and were told the baby does indeed… View Post

Most women that have been pregnant will be aware of the invasive genetic testing that is the ‘AMNIO’!! In all pregnancies I have been against it/not seen a need for it as to us and our family it made no difference what our child was or had. I have worked a lot in my life with children and adults with special needs and various syndromes and it has never bothered… View Post

Who would have thought that a diaphragm could cause so many problems? Well little madam Smiths certainly has! When we were first diagnosed with CHD back at 2o weeks the cardiologist thought she saw a ‘Diaphragmatic hernia’ that was causing babies heart to be pushed to the right and stomach in the left side of the chest. The end result with this and severe CHD was a baby that would… View Post

A good friend of mine in the US educated me in the ways of “fake it ’til you make it” a few years ago and this motto has gotten me out of some sticky situations! Often in life we are faced with scenarios that we have no idea what to do; new jobs, parenting etc and at times like this you can either accept defeat or “fake it ’til you… View Post