Alright Kate, one of us has got to make a move. I’ll go into hospital first if I must

If I arrive at the hospital tomorrow morning and there are no paparazzi camping outside I’m going to be miffed. I understand that they may be outside the Portland Hospital for another key hospital admittance around now, but Jeez. Share the love! Just a quick post folks as you’ll appreciate that today’s been busy arranging […]

When life gives you lemons……

You know the saying ‘When life gives you lemons, make lemonade’. Wikipedia tells us that ‘it is a proverbial phrase used to encourage optimism and a can-do attitude in the face of adversity or misfortune. Lemons suggest bitterness, while lemonade is a sweet drink’. Well we need lemons please………. Several reasons, but the first and […]


Telling family members that you have Cancer, however contained and operable it may be is a task that I’d rather not repeat. The emotional stress of holding this information, or the potential of knowing that this might be something that needs to be done in the near future is ghastly. I know that many of […]

Let me introduce myself

Welcome, Simply because you’ve stumbled upon this blog you’ve inadvertently become a member of our team. Sorry about that! Which team? we hear you cry. Well you’ve joined #TeamPositive a natty, eclectic, global and caring team of people who’ve all pledged to be on the right side of the pitch for me and my family […]