Yesterday we took Josh for lunch at the Kings Head in LLanrhaedr, next door to were lived 25 years ago. Somewhere very close to were we live now- but as on a side road, we just drive past usually. But felt like a trip down memory lane- as my mum would often take me and … More Catching up with Josh yesterday
The weather was slightly chilly- but not too cold to stop Josh going in the hot tub daily. We had booked it a year ago. A house rather than a bungalow- but I stayed downstairs. No problems. Previous 3 weeks have been slightly chaotic ; Julians mum having to go by ambulance twice within 4 … More and breathe……..
What a lovely time we spent with Josh at home for his Easter break. It was non eventful but that’s how we like it really I recovered from that nasty UTI . watching Josh througly enjoy his easter egg hunt outside in the glorious sunshine. I could site palatially ( is that how you spell … More Easter hols at home
I have been tiding bedrooms and came across these Workbooks Josh had to write a story from our exciting family life! All parents will now doubt be used to these coming home from school and smiling when they read stories & see pictures that their little kids have written or drawn. Well if you … More Through the eyes of a child (an autistic child)
Remember I mentioned earlier in the year we bought this car- in Anglesey- from the garage based in a village with that long name. Well the MOT is due in September & it gave me an excuse to start thinking about perhaps stretching the drive to Anglesey for the MOT, into a days trip maybe … More So much to talk about- and so little
I said I’d catch up with the blog- Our trip to Great Malvern with Josh in the middle of June. So here it is. Its short & snappy Too hot to read, too hot to spend a while at computer, too hot for anything right now. But I like the weather really. – don’t … More Josh’s holiday/holiday with Josh
And so it was a fine sunny day yesterday- A good day to take Josh out in the new car for the first time. He said it was’awesome’ and you can’t get better than that! Was great seeing over the hedges. We decided to end up by the sea side and as it was early, … More IT skills……still pretty hopeless
I saw this link in the the money section of the Radio Times. If you had set up a power of attorney– as we had for Josh -during the years 2013- 17, then the UK government was offering a refund scheme. I applied for the refund on line- it seemed pretty straight forward.- so we … More Power of Attorney refunds……………
So, the other week, staff at my son’s supported living house took Josh to receive his flu vaccination. Actually let me go back to when we visited Josh last week & he was sat in the back of the car, as we hurtled towards Abergele to get our McDonalds; telling us ‘the nurse had said … More ‘This is the dentist’……………..
1)Well the simple answer is getting over Xmas. ……………..takes a while for me to recharge my batteries. Cutting tags from my fav xmas cards- sorting the mass of socks from the airing cupboard 2) Planning /booking a summer holiday ……..That has taken weeks. It is not as though Julian, & I are going somewhere exotic … More what on earth have I been doing?