A Family Trip to the Farm

Today we took a trip to Staunton Country Park and went for a walk around the farm. It’s a brilliant little farm and I love going with Noah – Andy had never been so we decided to take Noah today and we had so much fun. Noah loved interacting with the animals, we fed some […]

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Daddy is Home!

HMS Diamond (Andy’s ship) returned from a 2 month deployment in the Med yesterday and Noah and I were super excited for his homecoming!!  The planning for me had begun at the start of the week, when I started to think about how I could decorate the house to welcome him home. Andy has been […]

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My Hypothyroid Life

  The 5 day old heal prick test – so simple and so effective. I spent the first few days of my life in the intensive care unit (NICU) at The Princess of Wales Hospital in Bridgend – where I was born. The doctors, midwives and nurses had noticed that there was something that just […]

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Dear Me,

All the things I wish I would have known, all the feelings I didn’t know I would have, all the pain and the joy I would feel – written in a letter, to myself Well done! You have made it to 40 weeks without killing Andy and despite falling over several times you have kept your […]

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Smiles in the Rain

As the sun rose this morning, there was still a sense of darkness when I got out of bed – the days are drawing in for winter and the rain clouds covered up what sunlight there was. I felt pretty dreary myself too this morning, much like the weather – for some reason I didn’t […]

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Distance Is Not For The Fearful…

Hello… …and welcome to my life… 🙂 If you read my bio then this will just be a more in depth repeat about me… I am married to a military man (Andy) – one who spends his days at sea – whilst I spend my days, well, not at sea. He is AMAZING though and totally worth […]

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