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Carolyn Voisey

Slightly bonkers mum to a superhero. I live in the Midlands with my best friend and soulmate Jonathan, our son Sam and a menagerie of animals. Our lives are chaotic but full of laughter and fun as we learn about life and love through the eyes of a medically complex child

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There are therapies… and then there is Snowdrop

Is it just me, or do you sometimes feel like your child collects medical professionals…

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What to get for the child who has everything

On 15th April my little miracle celebrates his 4th Birthday. 4 years. How on Earth…

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When did life get so complicated?! Cars, motability and general ramblings…

OK, I’ll agree that I seem to make a habit of taking on too much. I’ll…

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Of penny pinching and asking for help

When Sam was 2yrs old I went part-time at work and it was fab I loved having more…

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Changing gear

So far, March has been busy/chaotic/stressful… even more so than usual! After…

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Learning to Juggle, and not always keeping all the balls in the air!

My name is Carolyn and I have a confession – I’m a working mother to…

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How long?!

So. Sam, as I have mentioned before, is a tall little dude.  And is now far…

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Life, according to Sam

So, where do I begin? While writing this, one of my favourite pieces of music came…

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