Developmental gains

I wrote today’s blog in a fairly clinical way. Deliberately. Mr Six and I have been discussing the progress that Little Legs has made since she joined our family. I thought it would be interesting to review that progress in a way that highlighted where she was when she came home alongside demonstrating how far she has come. Little Legs’ was in foster care for an unusual length of time for a young child who was removed from her birth family at a very early age. Her medical profile detailed a wide range of developmental delays, […]

The times they are a changin’

I have been thinking a lot about change recently. Or perhaps I should say I have been experiencing a lot of change. Over the last 5 months I had been finding myself feeling anxious and fearful and I couldn’t work out why. Everything felt like it was on top of me and I couldn’t think clearly enough to know what to do to feel better. A breakthrough came when a friend reminded me of something that a visiting speaker at our church had said to us a few years earlier. The emotions that I was […]