Cameron's swollen ankle

Cameron’s stay in hospital

For Mother’s Day this year, I got a trip to the after hours doctors, then five hours in A&E at the hospital – because Cameron developed a strange swollen ankle/foot, with no obvious cause. We weren’t sure if he had only sprained it, but the doctors were concerned it was a tissue infection, or worse,…

Feet after sutures have been removed.

Frankenfeet

OnĀ  1 March 2013, after almost two years since my doctor’s referral, I had surgery to correct my bilateral hallux valgus. A bunionectomy – or as I like to call it a Bunion Removal Procedure, or BuRP if you will. I got my sutures (stitches) out a couple of days ago. It felt so good…

I like your shoes

Abby: Mummy, you have to wear funny shoes. Me: Yep, I do. Abby: I like your shoes. Me: Oh thanks. Abby: (sarcastic laughing) Ha, ha, ha! I think my 3 year old was trying to cheer me up… Work also sent me some flowers and chocolates, which reminded me I needed to shower, and that…