Category Archives: Family

Safe Haven

My Mum is in safe hands as it has been decided she will stay in the Care Home permanently. Sis sent me a text on Tuesday. I am glad and I am relieved. Although the text said to ‘let you … Continue reading

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Old favourites

Going through my blog photos looking for something in particular, I came across this and still find it funny. Here’s another one that also amused me at the time That’s me and Sis by the way. Never really seen eye … Continue reading

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Our Guiding Light

Many of my readers know that although we are not religious, we often visited The Abbey to light candles for our Dads. There didn’t need to be a special occasion, but over the years it has become a kind of … Continue reading

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Who are you again?

I have got into the habit of ringing the Care Home where my Mum is currently in Respite Care every week to see how she is doing. I write every week too, sometimes twice, as I’ve found it easier than … Continue reading

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Letter writing as usual.

I have written to my Mum three times since our arrival here and contacted the care home twice. It would appear that Mum is settling in and participating in all of the activities, responding well to the stimulation as we … Continue reading

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Every picture tells a story

Reblog from one of our trips to Stratford Upon Avon in 2015

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What is Love?

Love is probably one of the most complicated things we experience, as it has so many faces and depths. It pulls at the heartstrings, divides loyalties, causes rifts, and tears you apart. L   Lasting O  Overpowering V   Volatile E   Emotional … Continue reading

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