I read As You Were by Elaine Feeney last May, just as summer began. Time has passed but this book's power remains with me. There is so much realism at play in this text that the tragedy underlying the plot doesn't make the reader convulse into tears repeatedly as you think it might it should. … Continue reading OneBookOnePost #4 Modern Irish Fiction
Parenting and those trips to A&E.
Five years ago, on April 27th, our first child was born. Perfection in every detail, I truly believed I had the most beautiful baby ever seen. I believed every nurse that told us that she was such a pretty baby- which she clearly was- and is. I had survived child birth- one of my great … Continue reading Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia: My CDH baby. CDH Awareness Day 19th April
My almost two year old and her ability to break everything- including her tooth. Do you have an accident prone child?
Parents keep learning lessons and thanking their lucky stars when their children survive human error.