The n-word part 2

You want the good news or the bad news? It will actually have to be the good news first as the bad news won't make sense without it! Dr K was pleased (I think, it's always a little hard to tell) with Ted's eyes, his walking reflex, his lack of seizures, his smiling and his …

The n-word

Today we're seeing Ted's neonatologist. I've been dreading this appointment for weeks. So far we've only had two follow ups but they've both gone like this: arrive feeling optimistic that Ted's doing well. Come out feeling heavy hearted because you've been told the very news you really didn't want to hear. Still, can it get …

A day of firsts

Today is a big day for Team Ted. As well as being my first Mother's Day, it's my first trip to Scotland (more than a little embarrassing for a 35-year-old, no?), which means Ted took his first flight. The reason? It's our family's first ABR training session. We're not really going down the traditional treatment …

A stolen moment

Quiiiiiiiiiick Ted's asleep on the sofa (an unprecedented thing at this time of day. And possibly a fatal mistake on my part for letting him start a nap at 6.30pm). But while he snoozes I must grab this chance to blog. After all, my ace friend Christine of the splendiferous Sew Yeah has prettied it up …