Sunday 5 April 2020 – Day 11 Today New Zealand had another 89 cases, bringing our total to 1039, of which 882 are active cases. The USA has skyrocketed with more than 300,000 cases, and adding active cases in the 20,000 lots. Spain and Italy are close behind in total numbers, but seem to have … More Lockdown Life – Days 11 to 14
Saturday 28 March – Day 3 Today was pretty calm here. Phil had taken on doing the overnight shift as SO doing 3 instead of 4 this week. I stayed up to help get Mitch to sleep and showed Holly how to do some of Mitchell’s cares, so that she can also help out during … More Lockdown Life – Days 3 and 4
25 March 2020 Who could have predicted that by mid-March 2020 the world would be in a state of chaos due to the Covid-19 Pandemic? Not me, that’s for sure. I started this year with hope for a better one and made a booking for a trip to Italy and Greece in June/July with Holly. … More Thoughts on Alert Level 3 and 4 of the COVID-19 Pandemic
Omphalocele/ˈɒmfələʊˌsiːl/ noun MEDICINE a hernia in which abdominal organs protrude into a baby’s umbilical cord. Today is Omphalocele Awareness Day. Yes, there is such a thing! I am talking about it today, because an “Omphalocele” made up part of the full disorder called Pentalogy of Cantrell, that our son Mitchell has. Chances are that you … More What is an Omphalocele?