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Hugo – 1 month

January 28, 2013


The last 5 weeks have gone like a whirlwind and I really can’t believe my little man is a month old already. He has only spent 3 weeks at home before he became ill and got taken back in, but he is now getting stronger every day and we are all looking forward to the […]

Sometimes the right choice is the hardest

January 25, 2013


Today we had some good news 🙂  Hugo’s infection marker had reduced to 30 and his legs look so much better. His knee is still slightly swollen but it was agreed that it has reduced so much he won’t be needing a drain. It was hen suggested that he would have repeat bloods done on […]

Today The Tears Came

January 22, 2013


Its been a long, hard, emotional week but other than when I first found out how poorly little H was I haven’t really cried, just silently shed a tear each night looking at his empty crib. Instead I’ve soldiered on (my mums favourite saying) I’ve been strong for my boys so that they didn’t worry, […]

Poorly little man

January 22, 2013


If you follow me on twitter you will know that Hugo has been admitted to hospital. Just over a week ago I took Hugo to the local A&E department as he had been very unsettled, he seemed in pain whenever his legs were touched and in the evening we noticed that his ankle had now […]

Hugo’s Birth Story

January 9, 2013


A few people have asked me to share details of my labour and to be honest I have thought hard about writing this blog.  Hugo’s birth wasn’t a very good experience and I was a little angry about it all. However I have decided that its better to get it out than keep my frustrations […]

Introducing Hugo

January 9, 2013


I know I’m a bit rubbish at the moment, I had simply forgotten how much time a new baby takes up! If you follow me on twitter then you already know that Hugo arrived on the 23rd December 2012 at 5:15 am weighing a HUGE 8lb 6oz  – Yes thats right, he kept me awake […]