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  • Blog Post: Thank you God, Thank you life

    Dear all, My name is Charne and I joined the Macmillan community a couple of months ago to look for support as a survivor and a carer. I am currently studying in Leeds university, however my home is in Switzerland. Both my partners treatment and mine took place here. As the summer holidays began...
  • Blog Post: first time here just need some help/advice :(

    Hi everyone - Im new to this site and have been reading other peoples heartwarming blogs so thought I would write my own. God knows where to start... On january 4th 2011 my dad had what we now know as a seizure, and basically frit the life out me and my mum so had to get an ambulance..he spent 10...
  • Blog Post: Diagnosed

    Five days before my fifteenth birthday, I walked into the house that I share with my mum and my dog. To me, it was a normal day, but looking back, i should have guessed that something was wrong. My mum had called me just three hours before, and strangely, asked me why the kettle was not working. I responded...
  • Blog Post: Mum passed away

    Our fantastic mum passed away on Thursday 30th Sep it was a hard 6 month fight but mum and all of the family fought it bravely , We are all so proud of mum for how she dealt with everything that this cruel decease threw at her . We are sorry to people who had replied or commented on our post's...
  • Blog Post: Debs Daily Deliberations 79

    Evening What Nowers Gawd that felt good to say. Well its been a long 4 weeks........one cycle of chemo, chronic constipation, brain swelling, steroids and a new puppy. That saves any of you who didn't follow my "off site" blogs from catching up ;) I am now hoping that the steroids do...
  • Blog Post: Debs Daily Deliberations - 29

    Roll Up Roll Up Always wanted to say that LOL Anyone got any idea's how to stop a 15yo son and 10yo daughter arguing and coming to blows??!! My 13yo son has cleverly stayed right outta this mess!!! To coin an Essex phrase "they are doin me ead in", neither will back down...grrrrrrrrrrrr...
  • Blog Post: Debs Daily Deliberations 104

    Morning All, Sorry I am a bit late with yesterday's deliberation....the day kinda ran away with me and then my internet crashed in the evening!!!!! So, lets start at the GP's surgery, 9am and I walk in for my blood test I can see the look on the nurses face as she was one who had trouble last...
  • Blog Post: Debs Daily Deliberations 99

    Evening folks, Well what an emotional day, I took my daughter to primary school for the last time.....embarassed her by taking lots of photos (she will thank me one day) and then went shopping in Tesco's. Having been driven there by my friend who's daughter has been in Lara's class ever...
  • Blog Post: Debs Daily Deliberations - 15

    Afternoon my lovelies and after starting the day with rain, to coin a very old phrase "turned out nice again". Phase 2 day 2 - DONE - 6 more sessions to go. I didn't have my normal RT team today, so guess they got a rude awakening when I strolled in and greeted them with "morning...
  • Blog Post: Debs Daily Deliberations 90

    Well, the What Now gremlins must be very hungry tonight because they ate my blog. I respectfully ask that James & Thomas feed them more regularly please and always before dark ;) First things first - MY HAIR IS GROWING - not all over mostly at the sides as the top is still shiny and smooth but its...