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Until yesterday, it truly has been one of those weeks. Boyo has very mixed feelings about his birthday… due partly to the fact he moved (to us) just a few days before his second birthday. And whilst he cannot verbalise … Continue reading

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February memories…

It’s the end of February half term, a time that is filled with memories for me – both joyous and sad. So it fits that this week’s #WASO over at the Adoption Social is ‘Look how far we’ve come’ 8 … Continue reading

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Meeting… Team around the child

So it’s nearly two weeks since our Team Around the Child (TAC) at school…since when I have heard nothing from our Post Adoption Social Worker and had an apology from the SENCO. The SENCO had invited a selection of people … Continue reading

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Backwards and Forwards

2014 has been a year of discovery, full of steps forwards and giant falls backwards. I can only go into 2015 and with hope, because without hope we have nothing. There are reasons for some small glimmers of hope, a … 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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A place to relax…

I laughed when I just realised I hadn’t posted anything since last weekend (I know, situation normal really) my last post was all about The Open Nest Conference and this post well, you’ll see… This past half term has been … Continue reading

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