Well first of all, I forgot I had this blog! I’m a developer not a writer so this was never really at the front of my mind to be honest! Secondly, when I did remember I kind of had a thought that if I have to go each day looking to find something that made me happy, then can I really think of myself as happy? An epiphany moment? Maybe…
When someone writes you an email referring to me as Shaun, I email you with a ‘from’ address as Shaun Gill and a signature of Shaun Gill, it’s a pretty good indication that my name is Shaun. Not Sean, not Gill, not Shane. Shaun.
Well today saw Ben trying his first bit of “real” food, I say it like that as it was porridge and we all know how awful that stuff is! Well, he seemed to love it anyway.
Today porridge, tomorrow curry? Here’s hoping.
I’ve been a skydiver for about 11 years (granted with an 8 year break in there) and I’ve never done a sunset jump. I’ve always heard how good they are and seen the pictures, and I’ve always wanted to do one but never got round to it either due to the lift being full, needing to get home, or the weather clagging in – well today it happened.
How could I start this challenge with anything else but a post about my boy, Ben? Today was the first time that he’s well and truly interacting with me now and is pretty much laughing on command. Children laugh all the time and normally wouldn’t be a big deal, but after waiting (exactly) 4 months for this moment, it’s a big deal for me. Made me happy.