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The Science Museum
Memories Wellbeing

Checking In – April 2019

  Wow it’s been a while. The last time I wrote a blog post and publicised it was 7 months ago. Andy has been gone for 10 months now. I’ve been updating the blog over the last couple of weeks. Getting a few posts…

7th April 2019
Girls walking through the snowy trees at Lapland UK Christmas 2018
Lifestyle Memories

Christmas After Loss

  I think it’s usual to want to escape to somewhere hot and sunny the first Christmas after a loss. Somewhere without the usual traditions to remind you of Christmases past and what you’ve lost. A hot beach and plenty of uplifting sunshine was…

23rd March 2019
Beautiful tree with red leaves in Regent's Park
Memories Wellbeing

Autumn Blues

  After September, I guess I didn’t have any big distractions any more. The fogginess of the early days was lifting and I was more able to take in what was happening. Daytimes were mostly filled with the routines of caring for small children…

21st March 2019
Plate of blueberry pancakes with 1 blue candle
Memories Wellbeing

September Birthday Celebrations

  I am finally getting round to publishing some long overdue blog post drafts, here is the first one, going back 6 months ago to late summer / early autumn… If June into July was a time of shock and July into August was…

13th March 2019
Adventures Memories

Staying out for the summer

  If you glanced through my summer photos and didn’t know the backstory (how often do we do that on social media?), then you would be forgiven for thinking we had an idyllic summer.  If there was a “perfect childhood summer to do list”…

16th September 2018
Memories Wellbeing

9 Weeks

  9 weeks gone. 2 months and 2 days. The months that have a 31st in them have new meaning now. As another Thursday rolls round I can add another number to the weeks he’s not been here. Coincidently, I’ve counted Thursdays before. Both…

2nd August 2018