In May of 2006 we lost Matt, Liam's Dad after a courageous battle with a brain tumour, he was 34 years old. In April of 2008 we got the devastating news that 7 year old Liam had an extremely rare form of cancer in his sinus cavity. This blog is where we can update you on Liam's progess with his brave battle. "If children have the ability to ignore all odds and percentages, then maybe we can all learn from them."

Day 290 – Saturday 31st January 2009

Filed under: 1 — Rebecca at 8:40 pm on Saturday, January 31, 2009

We got back from our holiday in Auckland late this evening.  We had a fantastic time, but as always it is nice to be home in our own beds. We decided that there are some pluses to having cancer as if it wasn’t for Liam and this blog we wouldn’t have been the recipients of Jane […]

Day 279 – 20th January 2009

Filed under: 1 — Rebecca at 8:27 pm on Tuesday, January 20, 2009

Liam, Ashleigh and I went into Wellington Hospital for bloods to be taken today.  He was a very brave little soldier, and only had a very small panic attack just before the needle went in, but allowed them to take three vials of blood.  These are being sent to Australia to identify whether or not he […]

Day 268 – 9th January 2009

Filed under: 1 — Rebecca at 3:02 pm on Friday, January 9, 2009

So far so good, 2009 has started off well.  I have received a phone call from Dr Kratz who has advised that he has located a lab in Australia who will undertake the genetic testing for Liam and find out if there is a family connection between the cancers and whether further tests are required on […]

Day 259 – 1st January 2009

Filed under: 1 — Rebecca at 3:56 pm on Thursday, January 1, 2009

Well talk about seeing in 2009 in style.  We had Jaspers family up for a BBQ on a beautiful Kapiti Coast day.  We dragged out the singstar 80’s and after a few drinks I thought I was singing remarkably well, and no girls it doesn’t have the Gambler on it, however we did do a […]