We all have those heroes in our lives who we look at for inspiration from time to time and it is no different with children. I'd like to think that myself and Keighley are Olivers and Leos hero and for the most part we probably are, however for Oliver he has also developed other heroes who he looks to and wanted to meet. Well recently … Continue reading My Sunday Photo 17:20. Meeting Your Hero
written by Carly Sygrove of My Hearing Loss Story Nine months ago I was sitting in a school auditorium, listening to a guest speaker giving a presentation. I am a teacher of Early Years children, and this was part of the school training sessions, a week before the start of the new school year. I lifted my head up from writing some notes, and out of … Continue reading My Experience of Sudden Sensorineural Hearing Loss
So yesterday marked the start of our Cochlear Journey for Leo… We had an appointment at St Thomas’s Hospital in London for a briefing on what is going to happen. Some of the information we knew because of already having a Cochlear Implant but there was a lot for me that was new. We have a couple of busy months ahead with the appointments that … Continue reading Our Cochlear Journey!
A Christmas cake is something that both of our families make each year and Fruit cakes/Christmas cakes are a cake that taste better the longer you leave it especially if you are going to feed it brandy (adults only) this year Oliver went to his Great Nanny Gales to help make the cake and nearer to Christmas he will be decorating it, but in the … Continue reading Great Nanny Gales Christmas Cake Part One.
Welcome to this years ‘Have Yourself A Thrifty Christmas’ over the next few weeks we will be giving you ideas on numerous ways to save money and having a Christmas to remember without breaking the bank. Christmas is about family and making sure you spend time with your loved ones, but for some it has also become a time when it is a great idea … Continue reading Have Yourself a Thrifty Christmas Launch
Starting next Monday here on 2 Bottles of Milk we will be running Have Yourself a Thrifty Christmas for ten second year running. This year we will be including craft ideas, money saving tips, gift guides for a tight budget and much much more. If anyone is interested in writing a guest blog then please contact us via the link above. Continue reading Thrifty Christmas Coming Soon!
This photograph is almost five years old. However this coming Tuesday we will be saying a final goodbye to the gentleman on the left. That gentleman is my Grandad and boy what a Grandad he was. He was always there for you whatever the time of day or night. His words of advice were almost always right. He was the best a man could be … Continue reading My Sunday Photo 16:05: Saying Goodbye
This photo, that I have chosen this week, I think shows how similar Oliver and Leo are even though there is a two year age gap. We took the boys to Brands Hatch yesterday for their American Speedfest event and we were lucky enough to meet a trio of Cars from the hit movies. The boys loved it and Oliver is asking when … Continue reading My Sunday Photo 16:03
This post was written by guest blogger Laura Green who blogs at All The Things I Used To Know and was originally published on 17th February 2015. At almost 13 months now, Ted’s communication has taken a giant leap in the past couple of weeks…It is so exciting! He now says Muma, Dada, Gdad, Nana consistently and makes lots of animal noises, this week he also started … Continue reading Baby Signing
Reading to yourself! Continue reading Leo’s Video Diary