Sadly, Carol passed away yesterday afternoon. The end came quickly and peacefully and surrounded by love. With love.
My Dad loves to drive. Even now at 86 years old and just weeks after having a knee replacement, he is back behind the wheel. He has always liked driving, but as he grew older and past retirement age, his actions behind the wheel seemed to get more aggressive, and he appeared to take more […]
Well, it’s been way too long since I have posted here – but I’mm baaack! So what’s been happening? So glad you asked. Sit down and let me tell you what I have been up to: A month or so ago I went on a quilting retreat with some of my old sewing friends from […]
It’s a big thing for me. It’s time to renew my Nursing Registration. I have been a registered nurse for 36 years now, and have loved caring for and helping people. I had eight years off to care for my littlies, but apart from that I have worked as nurse for all those years. Aged […]
My husband had a very special mother. Each morning she would raise the blind and wake him with a freshly squeezed orange juice, then turn on the shower for him. He […]
My youngest son was a cutie. And as well as being the perfect baby (after two wriggly, go getters, it was nice to have a placid child in the family) he soon grew into a charming toddler with an enquiring mind. Once he hit three, the questions started: How many teeth does a […]
In response to those who have asked, I thought I would try and demystify the process of radiotherapy. Most women who have breast cancer undergo this – also called radiation treament. It is also used to treat many other types of cancer. I had my course of radiotherapy after finishing my primary rounds of chemotherapy […]