So the Friday before half term I always feel excited by the prospect of spending quality time with my four year old without the rush of school runs etc. But honestly, on occasions-not all the time- by the Wednesday/Thursday comes round, I quietly look forward to him going back to school! Don’t get me wrong… Continue reading Half Term Antics
Definitlety the best words any person who has/has had cancer will ever hear. “I’m pleased to say that your results have come back all clear, and you are cancer free!!” I had my follow up appointment yesterday and got his fantastic news. I have been quite anxious in the run up to this appointment which… Continue reading ALL CLEAR!!!
I didn’t post last week for a few reasons.. the main one being that I was feeling quite fed up and didn’t really know what to write. I didn’t want to post something really negative or moany (is that a word?!) and for anyone to read this in the future who is scheduled to have a hysterectomy… Continue reading I’m so bloody tired!!- 3 Weeks post-op
I had intended on posting every day from the day of surgery but I just have not had ANY energy whatsoever!! So, I think I should give a brief summary of the past week. I was super late going down for surgery on Thursday afternoon. I didn’t go to theatre until gone 3pm and I… Continue reading One Week Post-Op
So, it’s 6:15am on the morning of my surgery. I am in hospital and the nurse had just woken me up instructing me that I have another 2 pre-op drinks to have and that she’s taking my jug of water away. As of midnight I was ‘nil by mouth’-can’t eat anything, from 6am I can’t… Continue reading Today’s the Day
As well as documenting my views and opinions on motherhood, I wanted to start this blog to hopefully raise awareness of cervical cancer, the importance of going for your smear and my experience of having cervical cancer. Next week I am booked to have a hysterectomy which will “complete my treatment”. I want to make… Continue reading Cervical Cancer Story
Since having my youngest child, Emma, I don’t feel I’ve given my son George enough attention. Sure I play with him and when he’s not in school we spend all our time together but it’s often a bit half-hearted on my part. There is always something else I need to be doing, rushing to the… Continue reading A Day with my Boy