Monday, 31 January 2011

Some sad news & a little happy!

Hello folks! First for some sad news :-(
At the beginning of January I started my IVF treatment & yesterday we found out that the pregnancy test was negative. We are both very sad & gutted. We are however lucky & happy we still very much have each other & are looking to the future.

Now on to happy news! My friend Debbie very kindly sent me this blog award (a while ago I'm afraid-slap my wrists bad blogger!!)
Thank you Debbie

 I now have to say eight things about myself and pass the award onto four others

  1. When I was little I always wanted to go to ballet or tap lessons & promised myself that if the IVF didn't work (which it hasn't) I would look into doing adult ballet. Tonight I checked out adult ballet in York & found lessons on a Monday night which I am going to give a whirl!!
  2. I was scared of needles before doing the IVF & managed to do all but 2 of my injections myself...& believe me there were many to do!!!!
  3. When me & my younger sister & brother were small we decided it would be a good idea to colour our bedroom wall paper in & consequently had all our pens & pencils confiscated!!
  4. When I was 10 I watched part of a Freddie Kruger film & was so scared for months I dreaded going to bed. I use to lie & say I felt ill when I woke everyone up shouting after nightmares!!!! To this day I have NEVER watched any part of one of those films for fear the nightmares will come back!
  5. Although I don't like horror I do like most vampire films/programs. I'm not keen on the Twilight films though. I am a Damon fan from Vampire Diaries.
  6. I would love to have met Queen Elizabeth & Queen Victoria. I think they are both astounding women.
  7. So far this year I have read 4 books after not reading anything for over 2 years!!
  8. Finally I would really like a cleaner because my dogs moulting fur is getting on my nerves!!!
Now I would like to pass this award onto my fabulous Design Team

Angie
Clare
Hazel
Jill
Michelle
Nikki
Tamara
&
Tina

Have a good evening & I hope to be back soon with some crafting
xxx


6 comments:

JLJ Designs said...

I'm sorry to hear about your treatment. Enjoy your ballet class! I've taken adult tap for ~6 years and I love it. I appreciate it a lot more than I did as a kid too.

Jennifer

Thistleblue said...

thankyou very much Helen, Well done on finding the ballet classesand I'm completly with you about Damen, mmmmm ;-)
hope you're ok?
hugs
Michelle
xx

Hazel (Didos) said...

Ah Helen Big Hugs to you again, you know im thinking of you both xoxoxo Thanks for passing the award on to us. We all love you and your fabby images Hazelxoxo

Jill said...

Oooh thank Helen! Hope you enjoy the ballet, I did it as a child and late teenager and loved it! Jill x

Posh Cat Crafts said...

Ah thank you Helen my very first blog award.. Will take pride of place on my blog.
Big Hugs and thinking of you both
Tamara

ladyjanet_56 said...

Sorry to hear bout the IVF but congrats on your Ballet & blog award. Janet