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Catherine

I'm Catherine, the author of Reuben Jack & Callum Andreas. Reuben was born with CHARGE Syndrome, a rare genetic disorder affecting 1 in 10,000 births. This is the story of the challenges I as their mother faced in conceiving after 6 years of infertility, surgery and IVF, the miraculous story... Full Bio
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A child's view: Time to eat by Catherine Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health See, I've been working with this lovely lady, Juliana, for the last two years. She does some really fun stuff with me, like letting me swing from the raft ... Read on »
How do I say I love Roo? by Catherine Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Scrap of paper, idly scribbled Orange, blue and green, Taken from the waiting room Crayola markings seen. Finding words to say I love you Learning signs to sh ... Read on »
How do I say I love Roo? by Catherine Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Scrap of paper, idly scribbled Orange, blue and green, Taken from the waiting room Crayola markings seen. Finding words to say I love you Learning signs to ... Read on »
Mama's birthday at the park by Catherine Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Click to enlarge. I just love the mood conveyed against the setting sun. The more I look at this photo, the more I see: Callum's hand signing, Reu ... Read on »
Gifts from Dollie and Jenn by Catherine Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Not dressed yet and we've still got to get ready for school... Read on »
My 41st birthday by Catherine Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Happy 41st birthday to me (thanks to Facebook, everyone gets to remember my birthday...thanks CHARGE friends!) and lovely to hear from ... Read on »
Gifts from Dollie and Jenn by Catherine Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Not dressed yet and we've still got to get ready for school... Read on »
Mama went out for her birthday by Catherine Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health with fellow Mum in CHARGE, Kristi  Hanging out by the pool with Kristi til we realised the chairs ... Read on »
Growing up boys in the park by Catherine Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health It didn't occur to me til afterwards: that this was the first time the boys could truly play together at the park. Reuben has a new foun ... Read on »
Growing up boys in the park by Catherine Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health It didn't occur to me til afterwards: that this was the first time the boys could truly play together at the park. Reuben has a new fo ... Read on »
24 lbs on which my heart lingers by Catherine Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health What shall I say to you, darling On the eve before you're one What can I say of you, Cali Of my love for you, my dear son. I'll say you've ligh ... Read on »
24 lbs on which my heart lingers by Catherine Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health What shall I say to you, darling On the eve before you're one What can I say of you, Cali Of my love for you, my dear son. I'll say you've li ... Read on »
Apple of my eye by Catherine Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health This pic is even more fun if you click to enlarge ... Read on »