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 211

Filed under: 1 — Rebecca at 1:56 pm on Wednesday, November 19, 2008  Tagged ,

After a long fought battle, beautiful wee Kyah passed away peacefully at 11.55am this morning, 9 days shy of her 3rd birthday.  Her Mum Shanell and Dad Jason were both with her when she took her final breath. My heart aches for them as I know the pain all to well.  Life can be so […]

Day 177

Filed under: 1 — Rebecca at 9:00 am on Thursday, October 16, 2008  Tagged

Liam and the lego, Coco looking after his buddy Liam! And there you have it, Liam has come through another surgery, another page in the book.  We actually came home yesterday, but stayed with Jasper for the night before returning home this morning.  Liam was so bright and there were no complications save a bit […]

Day 166

Filed under: 1 — Rebecca at 3:48 pm on Sunday, October 5, 2008  Tagged ,

Today is my 35th birthday!  I have had a nice weekend, Jasper and I went out for lunch on Friday, then we had a few friends around for a BBQ last night which was lovely and the kids brought me a big box of chocolates for breakfast this morning!  (Jasper also cooked me some eggs!)  […]

Day 161

Filed under: 1 — Rebecca at 6:05 pm on Tuesday, September 30, 2008  Tagged

We had an incredibly busy weekend, heading into the Sound of Music at the Opera House on Friday night to start things off.  The seven of us had front row seats so we had an unobstructed view for the entire performance.  One of the highlights for the kids was when Captain Von Trapp was dancing […]

Day 146

Filed under: 1 — Rebecca at 12:28 pm on Monday, September 15, 2008  Tagged

Here is a picture of Liam and the other mascots at the Phoenix soccer game in Wellington last night.  Riley the little dot at the front of the picture is wearing his beads of courage.  Can you believe that he is only 4 years old and has 800 beads, what an amazing kid.  The evening […]