Category Archives: Family Matters

Introducing my lovely family Shepherd, Carsen, Ewan and Jeff – my pillars of strength, inspiration and happiness!

WARNING: Check Your Doctors Out! They Aren’t All Who They Seem To Be

I picked up The Times last week (Thursday) and to my UTTER SHOCK AND HORROR read about my old Doctor, Mr Owen Gilmore, and how he was given ‘voluntary erasure’ by the GMC to avoid malpractice suits or charges against him. … Continue reading

Posted in ALL POSTS, Cancer, Chapters in Treatment, Family Matters, MUST READS | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Purrfect Pet Care While You’re Not There

Written By Deborah and Cheryl, Bark&Purr, London I wanted to share this Blog Deborah and Cheryl shared with me today about my precious puppies. They took care of our babies while we were gone for the summer. We were too … Continue reading

Posted in ALL POSTS, Chapters in Treatment, Family Matters, Laughter Is Best Medicine, MUST READS | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

October 5th 2011: One Year On – Thank You Alex For Your Inspiration

Thank you Alex for your inspiration…written by Jeffrey, Alex’s husband Moscow has always left me with a somber feeling, and this feeling is no more pronounced than in October, Red October, the month when fall fills the air with chilling … Continue reading

Posted in ALL POSTS, Cancer, Chapters in Treatment, Family Matters, Heroes In My Book, Landmarks, MUST READS, The Big Events | Tagged , | 15 Comments

WE NEED MORE KNITTERS!

HELP!!!!!!!!!!! WE NEED YOU! Because October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month we are hoping to double our amount of free hats and comfort accessories to breast cancer patients all across London! We are looking for knitters! We need hats, scarves, … Continue reading

Posted in ALL POSTS, Best & Worst, Cancer, Chapters in Treatment, Crafty Bits, Doctors Orders, Family Matters, Fashion & Beauty, Food For Thought, Heroes In My Book, Landmarks, Laughter Is Best Medicine, Mi Comida Mi Cocina, MUST READS, Out And About in London, The Big Events, TRENDS FOR CANCER | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

HONEY! Where’re The Little Passports?!!!!!

Wherever you are, traveling with children this summer, not can be – it IS daunting! Listening to the endless squabbling, complaints of boredom, Mommy are we there yet?’s and whatever else they can throw at you, it’s always best to keep your game … Continue reading

Posted in ALL POSTS, Family Matters, MUST READS, The Big Events | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Pink Pom Pom Explosions!

I just logged onto Facebook and found this fabulous photo and sweet note from my girlfriend in California, Jackie B. She said her tree exploded with fresh pink pom-pom blossoms and now she thinks of me everyday! Thank you, Miss … Continue reading

Posted in ALL POSTS, Chapters in Treatment, Family Matters, MUST READS | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

C Wild Things

My mother sent this to me this morning and I thought I’d share! It was shared by a friend of their daughter’s new photo blog, please click on http://www.cwildthings.tumblr.com and check out more images!

Posted in ALL POSTS, Cancer, Family Matters, MUST READS | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Nuganga Naughty, Not Here!

I know, I know, I know, I can’t make every blog about my adorable children, but I did want to mention what little man said when he woke up this morning. We spent 3 weeks in the great State of … Continue reading

Posted in ALL POSTS, Family Matters, Laughter Is Best Medicine, MUST READS | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

Fostering Honey & Candy

People with pets face this dilemma every time they want to head out of town from a few nights to a few weeks. So the question is how do you care for your pets while you are

Posted in ALL POSTS, Family Matters | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

God Bless You All From Blue Darien

My mother took my daughter, Carsen, for the night a few days ago and had a wonderful surprise for me when they returned home. My mother wrote this e-mail to her friend and Pastor, Morgan Allen at Good Shepherd Church, … Continue reading

Posted in ALL POSTS, Cancer, Family Matters, MUST READS | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments