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August 11, 2017
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Why Can’t Summer Last Forever?

For a few months every year we get to experience something resembling normality. Every second person hasn’t got a cold or cough, I stop seeing other children as walking bio hazards and our Cystic Fibrosis routine stays at preventative. This still means nebulisers and chest physiotherapy at either end of […]
August 11, 2017
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Living With…Dyslexia

I’m a writer who can’t write. You see I get my letters mixed up, I can’t spell. Still to this day I can’t put pen to paper. You couldn’t read my shopping list, I can’t fill out a form, and when writing a birthday card I really have to sit […]
August 10, 2017
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My Son Was Right…I Was Wrong

 Days End My day is nearly over and I am feeling reflective. I am sitting in the bathroom waiting on my children to fall asleep. Our day is racing through my brain. I sit in the bathroom because I’m too lazy to walk up and down the stairs. This time […]
August 10, 2017
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Calling Bullshit On…Taking The Train

Take the train this summer, leave the car behind. Have a stress free day with the kids. That was exactly the plan. Drive to the train station, leave the car, pay €27 for a return ticket. Great value for two adults and three children. Train was late but that was […]

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