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Wednesday 16th December 2015

A new day awakens and we’re struck with the realization it’s been 13 years today since our beloved little girl passed away. Whilst we’ve been thinking about it a great deal in recent days, it’s not until the 16th arrives

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Sunday 16th December 2012

Today marks a staggering 10 years since our cheeky little monkey was snatched away from us. It’s hard to reconcile that time frame given that Maddie was only with us for 2 years, 8 months and 4 days. There’s not

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Thursday 12th April 2012

Maddies’s 12th birthday today. It is surreal to even try and imagine what she would have grown up to be like today. She is forever etched in memories as a two year old, so one can only wonder. That’s the

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Thursday 16th December 2010

Georgia & I are both at home today. I thought maybe this year would be the first time we would actually go to work and face the world and try to be normal. But no, it still doesn’t feel normal.

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Tuesday 9th January 2007

A new year is upon us and I’ve decided to give Maddie’s web site an entirely new look. We continue to receive many, many messages from all over the world. Thank you to you all for continuing with your love

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Saturday 16th December 2006

Today was a strange sort of day. This year because Maddie’s anniversary fell on a weekend, and in particular a busy Saturday morning, it hasn’t brought the usual focus and attention that the day normally draws, as we have not

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Friday 16th December 2005

Neither of us is working today. It’s a day to spend at home, a day of reflection, a day to be happy, and a day to be sad. For the most part of the year I remember the happy times.

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Tuesday 16th December 2003

I never thought we would get to today as well as what we have. It was an eerie feeling waking this morning. It felt like Maddie had died last night – not one year ago. Seems such a long time

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Friday 8th August 2003

I feel compelled to write something today. It’s been a long time since I’ve added to Maddie’s site. To be honest I lost a bit of interest in keeping it up to date. There didn’t seem much point now that

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Saturday 12th April 2003

Today would have been Maddie’s 3rd birthday. The despair we feel today is magnified a thousand times more than any other day since Maddie’s death. The question of what might have been just goes round and round in my head in

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