My childhood was entirely ‘analogue’. Over the the last couple of weeks I’ve been scanning old family photos that I’ve inherited from my Grandma so that I can share them with my brother back in the UK. We live in a digital world now. Sharing has got a whole lot easier. I love that. But […]

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As I excitedly made my way through the gallery of photos from our newborn session with Eline, this one stopped me in my tracks. With tears welling in my eyes, it held my gaze and I couldn’t look away. ** Trigger Warning: I write about mothers, motherless mothering, loss and grief ** The ring I wear once […]

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I’m feeling brave. I wonder if by opening up my heart this way and sharing my thoughts, maybe I can help someone? Here goes… ** Trigger Warning: I write about mothers, loss and grief ** — I wrote the following on 2 January 2011 The tears were heavy tonight. As one of my personal plans.. goals.. […]

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