Having worked for the NHS for 15 years I am fiercely proud of the services available.  Yes, they don’t always get things right.  However, some of that is down to resources and funding rather than the people who treat you.  The NHS is free at the point of access and whilst we pay for this via our National Insurance contributions.  We are fortunate not to have to worry about large bills arriving after treatment.

This week has seen us get our monies worth from the NHS…… View Post

One last bout of tonsillitis and a trip …

One last bout of tonsillitis and a trip to A&E

Thursday we had a few extra sneezes from Piglet.  She always sneezes with such dramatic effect that it is easy to remember them.  Friday brought even more, however, I dismissed it as a cold.  It appears that piglet doesn’t do colds or at least just a cold.  An unsettled night was followed by an hour or two of her perking up enough to play.  Shortly followed by a slump.  Falling asleep on the sofa whilst watching her favourite film, The Greatest Showman.… View Post

One thing after another #LifeLately

One thing after another #LifeLately

Things happen in our lives to try us.  Those moments that make us question ourselves, the world around us and how we can improve things going forward.

This week has been full of these moments for me.  I’ve tried my best to shake off the last trying moment in order to deal with the next.  I have failed.  It has been one thing after another and if I’m honest it has gotten the better of me.… View Post

Celebrating family time at The Bowling House

Celebrating family time at The Bowling House

Located in the former Regal Cinema at the bottom of Dereham Road in Norwich.  The Bowling House has been open since March 2018 and has transformed the old cinema space into a funky boutique entertainment area.  Keeping highlights of the buildings past with the use of the cinema seating in the lobby and within the bowling lanes.  … View Post

Redundancy | Two Years On

Redundancy | Two Years On

Facebook memories have the ability to either bring a smile to your face or stop you in your tracks for a moment.  This morning as we were driving to Chessington World of Adventures on a family day out.  I sat scrolling through my Facebook timeline to pass the time away.  A notification to say I had Facebook memories to look at prompted me to click-through and take a look.… View Post