Hope 2017 is treating you well.
The last month or so has been crazy for us. Just before Xmas Evelyn fell ill and on Christmas day her temperature rocketed so we took her to the doctors at out of hours and then were refereed to the pediatric day assessment unit at the hospital. To cut a long day short it turned out that she has a respiratory infection and tonsillitis. Except for during the first few weeks after Evelyn was born I’m not sure I had felt so needed. A couple of days before going to the doctors Evelyn started to stop eating solids and also wouldn’t take expressed milk from a bottle; this meant she was feeding like a newborn again…
Dear Evelyn, Since Wednesday evening/ Thursday morning I haven’t been very well. I’ve just had a bad cold but it is do hard to look after you when I feel so dreadful and to make it worse you’ve not been well either. Today began awfully. Last night you went to bed late as you napped…… Continue reading What a day!
Dear Evelyn, I love you so much. I am currently writing this – whilst laying in bed unable to sleep – with tears in my eyes. I haven’t been feeling well today nothing serious just a bit rundown which hasn’t helped. So why am I upset you must be thinking. Well, just after I found…… Continue reading Why am I upset?
Dear Evelyn, Today you are 6 months old. I can’t believe that it is 6 months since you were still inside me, since I gave birth to you and since I first held you in my arms. I can’t believe it is 6 months since you came into this world and made our lives so…… Continue reading 6 Months today
Dear Evelyn, A year ago today I woke up thinking how strange it was that I had nearly fainted the day before, the doctor thought I had a bug but that just didn’t seem right. However I also thought to myself that I couldn’t be pregnant as I’d already had a negative test 3 weeks…… Continue reading A year ago today
I may or may not have told you that I write to my little girl and then I email what i have written to her email (we set this up just before she was born). I write to her normally about what she has been doing or how I feel. My husband writes to her…… Continue reading To my baby girl