Mums Blog

Hello and welcome to my blog! I hope to be able to keep you up to date with various things on here – Amelie’s progress, appointments and operations etc. Thank you for checking in and keeping in touch with Amelie’s life! xx

1 week to go & IAKO reminder!

  For a lot of you the time will have seemed to pass quickly but for us it feels like Amelie has been in her cast FOREVER!!! One week today (Fri 10th May) it will finally come off after a long hard 8 weeks and I will eventually be able to give my little princess…

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Easter Hols & Back to School!

Well we have had a FABULOUS week on the lovely Margaret Kane Canal Boat! We have been so lucky with the weather – we only had a few spots of rain – a few cold days but we wrapped up! Such an amazing way to relax and unwind – especially if you have a very…

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Three weeks done!

Well three weeks ago today Amelie was in theatre having her operation! Three weeks down the line she is fairly settled at home, not so much on a night, but is able to lie in various places around the house thanks to the Hospital bed, the hoist and the amazing cushion! She is managing in…

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Long Overdue Catch Up! x

Hello everyone, we are back!!! We have defeated the menaces who thought they had destroyed Amelie’s website! Big thanks to John Connerty for his hours of time he has ploughed into helping me! Anyway – onto Amelie! She was admitted on weds 13th March to Leeds and went to theatre the following day for a…

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Our New Site

Hi eveyone, firstly, I just want to apologise for the our site being down. Sadly the old site was hacked and our web designer has been working around the clock on trying to resolve the destruction the hackers caused and they did a lot. As you can see the site has been totally revamped, it’s…

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BUSY, BUSY, BUSY!!!!

Firstly, my apologies for not posting before now! Life has been EXTREMELY busy, not had a chance to catch up!We now have a date for Amelie’s next operation – Thursday 3rd May, she will be admitted onto ward 48 at The Leeds General Infirmary for reconstruction of her left femur and pelvis. She’ll be in…

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WHIZZ KIDS WHEELCHAIR TRAINING SKILLS!

Amelie has had a wonderful day at the Whizz Kids Training Skills day at Armley Leisure Centre today! It was a three day course but we could only manage one day as I had the other girls to consider. Amelie made some new friends and one in particular – Beatrice, who had the same pink…

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Amelie on the mend!!

Well, Amelie’s definitely on the mend! Picture on the left from Monday and the right, today! She had a quiet day back at school on Wednesday and then we’ve been to the LGI this morning for a pre-assessment for her surgery. Unfortunately no date yet, so we are still working to late April, early May.…

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Amelie Update

What a day! Poor Amelie has not had the energy to sit up AT ALL today – she’s been sleepy and her blood sugars have still been up and down. I tried her back on her milk this morning but that didn’t work as she started having bad nappies again. Then a call from school…

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Update – Feb 5th 2012

Amelie has had a tummy bug this weekend – high temperature, lethargic and blood sugars all over the place. Hopefully she’s getting rid of it – judging by the amount of nappy changes today! Fingers crossed sugar loaded diaoralyte gives her tummy a rest tonight and keeps her blood sugar in check, was 2.3 earlier.…

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