Archive for the 'Sophie' Category

Planning the Day

Monday, November 1st, 2010

Meeting time on the trampoline is a regular feature of the day.

Sophie’s Story: the beginning

Saturday, January 9th, 2010

Sophie’s story’s not over, it’s just beginning. It’s a good story …

Swan Lake

Saturday, June 13th, 2009

Grandpa and I took Jo and Sophie to see Swan Lake this afternoon. They loved it. Sophie sat on the edge of her seat (or stood) enthralled. As each movement drew to an end, if it had been a good one she held her arms up high over her head for the last few bars […]

Happy Birthday Soph!

Saturday, June 6th, 2009

Yesterday was a lovely day. A cold and rainy inside-day, just right for playing with Lego, building puzzles and watching Peppa Pig. And watching Peppa Pig. And watching Peppa Pig. Sophie’s a wonderful little girl and watching her enjoy her birthday was a joy. Dialogue of the day: “Dad, that’s a really big one” “Jo, […]

That time again

Thursday, April 23rd, 2009

It’s that time again. Sophie’s on the bed across the room with a loom of wires glued to her scalp and her head bandaged like Chief Inspector Clouseau in a particularly poor disgweez …

EEG Weekend: Sunday

Sunday, November 23rd, 2008

Getting the contacts off by disolving the glue with nailpolish remover is JUST SILLY.

EEG Weekend: Saturday

Saturday, November 22nd, 2008

It’s unfortunate that they have to sedate to glue the contacts on. Something about solvents and hairdryer and forty minutes of effort.

Friday smile

Saturday, November 22nd, 2008

We’re all looking forward to getting away for a while next week. Before then, though, Sophie has her first overnight EEG; I have my first overnight in a hospital Lazyboy. It’ll be a bit like business class before lie-flat beds, I definitely have the better deal.


Monday, October 6th, 2008

Every little girl’s must-have accessory.

Before the dastardly colds descended

Wednesday, September 24th, 2008