From couch potato to 28km in just 4 months. How???

I cried before, during and after. I am just so darn proud of this young woman. Hearts should be made of Spandex because, really, mine has run out of space to store all the love I fell for her and my other 2. All she could say on the way back home in the car, and until she fell asleep, was: Can you believe it? I got my own medal!!

When the obvious is invisible…

September 26th, 2014 So, this is going to be a very emotional (for me), a very personal and most probably a very poorly articulated post. Incredibly it’s NOT going to be about Kathleen and Down syndrome (well, not primarily). And if you wonder why I would feel the need to make it public, well, 2 … Continue reading When the obvious is invisible…

I don’t give a toss which colour under the rainbow you are!

("I DON'T HAVE TO") I happen to be a... ...WHITE (as far as I know. I'm not proud of it as I had no input in it, and frankly, I don't care. I'm not ashamed or feel accountable or responsible of what people with my skin colour did/are doing to peoples of different skin colours. … Continue reading I don’t give a toss which colour under the rainbow you are!