Our Time in Hospital – Sarah Lafrance

This month, we have found another wonderful parent in Sarah Lafrance, who has been willing to share her families’ story, in caring for their son Noah in hospital. The purpose of the Our Time in Hospital Series, is to let families out there going through these experiences, know that they are not alone. If you’d like to share your story, we’d […]

Great gift ideas for kids in hospital – Part 2

Here is part two, of our amazing gift guide for kids in hospital, compiled by Tash from Gift Grapevine. Make sure you check out part one if you haven’t already. In part one Tash covered; Games, toys, puzzles, crafts and other activities. In part two, she’s found some fantastic comfort items, books and clothing ideas.   […]

Great gift ideas for kids in hospital – Part 1

Following on from our list of 21 helpful items for parents and carers, I started compiling a list of gift ideas for kids in hospital. It then occurred to me, that I knew of someone who is much more qualified at making gift guides for kids than me! Tash from Gift Grapevine, has been compiling fantastic gift guides for a couple of years […]

Practicing Mindfulness in Hospital

Practicing mindfulness while you are caring for a child in hospital can be wonderfully rewarding. It can help you to relax, take stock, feel refreshed and help you to cope with what is a very difficult situation. So what is mindfulness? Mindfulness is basically any technique which allows you to focus wholly on a single […]

Parents Handbook

During our time in hospital with our daughter, we often felt terribly, terribly lost, and it was only after a few weeks, that we started to get our bearings. Since being out of hospital, more and more things have become apparent to us that would have been useful during our time there. As a result, we […]