Living Arrows 2017 // 26/52

Living Arrows 2017 // 26/52

buzzoole codeThis year I am joining in with What the Redhead Said‘s project Living Arrows which is all about celebrating childhood.

 “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth”

-Kahlil Gibran

Each week I will be posting a picture of Dexter showing what we have been up to or something new he has learnt.

Here we are at Week 26 of Living Arrows: half way through the year! I cannot believe it. I am so pleased I have done this every week, it’s so nice to have all the posts to look through to see how much Dex has grown and how he has changed. A bit of a sad one this week. Dex fell over in the bath and cut his lip open on Saturday and so we had to take him to Alder Hey for the first time.We have an appointment to see a plastic surgeon first thing Monday morning so keep your fingers crossed for us. Despite looking like he’s done ten rounds with Mike Tyson, he is fairly happy in himself, which is surprising considering this week also saw him get FOUR injections and he is cutting his seventh tooth! Such a brave boy.

Living Arrows

If you want to take part in Living Arrows, check out the linky here.

Check out previous weeks’ installments here.



  1. Maria
    26th June 2017 / 6:48 am

    Aww bless him. It helps though when they don’t seem phased by the pain. Logan’s cutting his 9and10th teeth xx

  2. 26th June 2017 / 9:26 am

    Poor Dex! And poor mummy and daddy too, I swear these babies are over it in a few minutes and we’re there feeling awful for ages! I try and reassure myself that there’s bound to be plenty of bumps and cuts over the next few years, not that that makes it ANY easier. Hopefully today goes well, he’s a brave boy! #livingarrows

  3. 26th June 2017 / 11:04 am

    Big love mama bear – he’ll be fine hon. They bounce back so quickly #LivingArrows

  4. 26th June 2017 / 1:45 pm

    BIG LOVE LITTLE MAN! I can’t stop thinking about you all today! xxx

  5. 28th June 2017 / 5:59 pm

    Poor Dex, really hope he’s ok. It’s so horrible when they hurt themselves isn’t it, hope you’re ok! x #LivingArrows

  6. 29th June 2017 / 3:35 pm

    Oh I hope the appointment went ok and that they can fix him up. Poor little guy x

  7. 30th June 2017 / 2:02 pm

    Poor thing. Loads going on with him then. Hope the appt goes ok. ‘livingarrows

  8. 3rd July 2017 / 9:53 pm

    Oh I read about it on Facebook. I hope he is okay now. It must be so hard to see your little boy getting stitches. I don’t think I could face it on any of my two. #livingarrows

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