Episode 18: Savannah and David – And Yet We Rise

By on January 17, 2017

It is my very great pleasure to bring you our first Dad on the show. David Borden is a writer, artist and art teacher who lives in Austin, Texas. His eldest daughter, Savannah had Cerebral Palsy and died in March 2015, age 15. David writes about his daughter and about life at his blog, David Read More...

Episode 17: Tre and LaTanya – living with arthrogryposis and autism

By on January 1, 2017

LaTanya and her husband Greg had two miscarriages before having their son, Tre. When he was born, it became clear there were issues and he was diagnosed with arthrogryposis multiplex congenita, which meant that some of his joints didn’t move as they should. When Tre was seven he was also diagnosed with autism, and LaTanya and Read More...



Episode 16: Eva and Tessa with special guest host Kelsey Dilts McGregor

By on December 1, 2016

I have had the honour of featuring so many amazing families on my show. Each parent has shown a level of vulnerability and honesty that I could not have expected, but was so grateful for. They speak, unscripted, about their child and their experiences, whereas I get to write my intros and outros and craft Read More...



Episode 15: Frankie and Carrie – living with Mowat Wilson and West Syndromes

By on November 1, 2016

When Carrie Avila-Mooney first got in touch with me, she said was a listener of the podcast and that she used the podcast as a kind of therapy for herself. She said in her toughest moments she had thought about what would she say if it was her episode, how would she explain her story? Read More...


Episode 14: Victoria and Ashley

By on October 1, 2016

Ashley Jones and her husband Keith had no idea of the rollercoaster ride they were going to get on when they had their first child, Victoria. Victoria, who is now a happy 22 month old, was born with a tracheoesophageal fistula (TEF) which is an abnormal connection (fistula) between the esophagus and the trachea, and suffered global Read More...



A new episode out soon!

By on September 25, 2016

  I have just spent the first weekend of my school holidays working on the next podcast episode. Episode 14 is due out on October 1st and will feature the very lovely Ashley Jones talking about her gorgeous daughter Victoria. I can’t wait to share this one. Ashley is one of my listeners and it Read More...