Monthly Archives: November 2014

At this time of year…

Years ago, when our dreams were different we used to think about what Christmas would be like with our child/ren. We dreamed of the run up to Christmas being an amazing time of year, with slow but gentle excitement building. We … Continue reading

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A letter

Dear Mr Timpson I like many other adopters saw news of your letter on Twitter. I am sure that it seemed like a good idea, during national adoption week to address a letter to tell adopters how much you appreciate … Continue reading

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Attachment disorder and boyo

I realised whilst at work earlier this week, that although some people know that our eldest boy has difficulties, I have been quite resolute in telling people that things are okay. They aren’t okay, but it makes conversations easier if … Continue reading

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An interview prior to national adoption week…

Early this week I had the ‘pleasure’ of been contacted by our local adoption services asking if they could interview me in preparation for National Adoption Week. I warned them that it wasn’t roses and sunshine but agreed anyway, because, … Continue reading

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