Tagged: family

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LGBTQ Families Day

Today is LGBTQ Families Day. A Day to celebrate families in all their forms, from same-sex parents to trans kids. I believe LGBTQ families are the future. We are the biggest growing group of adopters and more and more LGBTQ people...

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Leave To Remain: Granted!!!

This week my wife finally received her Indefinite Leave To Remain. Finally, after five years and almost eight weeks since we sent the form in, we are finally safe and settled and forever. In case you didn’t know bethend is American and...

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Poem: Sixty A Day

Sixty A Day Already so used to the smell of tobacco at six I barely notice it permeate every surface of her house every hair on her head, that always reminded me of Tina Turner. Tap, tap, tap, another butt...

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2018: The Year Of The Sibling

2018 is upon us and while last year about getting to know Snappy as he develops more of his own personality (and boy howdy does he have personality) this year is going to be about having another baby. It’s always...

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Snappy’s First Sleepover

Last month, we spent our first night apart from our son. I have to admit it was easier than I expected it to be. So, this year for our works Christmas dinner we decided to take partners for the first time....

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A Quiet Christmas

As you know, we do Thanksgiving in style but scale down Christmas. This year we had nearly twenty people over for Thanksgiving; at Christmas, it will just be the three of us. Last year there were four of us as...

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New Years Sea Dip For Parkinson’s UK

I have been fundraising! Recently at work (I work for a well-known pharmacy), we raised £95 pounds for the children’s ward at our local hospital – Bronglais. We never really thought we’d raise that much. It was a passing comment...