Category: Bilbo’s Journey

Bilbo’s Journey is about our journey and how we are dealing with having a child with cancer.

In October 2018 it was with the heaviest of hearts, we shared the news our amazing gorgeous Bilbo, had been diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia (ALL).

We’ve been overwhelmed with love and kindness from across our friendship groups, our family and complete strangers. We are under the Kamran ward team at John Radcliffe hospital in Oxford. We are getting the very best possible care.

To stop us from having to repeat and tell so many people pretty exhausting news and updates we’re updating those who want to know through our blog. Godbers Travel was a travel blog, a living breathing online memory book for our boys. We see this as an unexpected journey we need to complete before our normal travel can resume.

I hope you will find our posts honest and frank as we try to give you insight into what life is like for a family and child with cancer.

A selection of our tops posts:

* Ways You Can Support a Family Fighting Cancer

* Starting a new journey…

* Day 5: Learning to be a parent who’s child has cancer

* Help Bilbo Raise Funds for Cancer #Donate4Bilbo

* After denial, comes anger AGAIN…

* 30 days of cancer…

* Day 38: Things I hate about cancer

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Day 349: A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words

Ibiza was everything we needed it to be and more. We’ve shared some of our memories through images as they say a picture is worth a thousand words.

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What is so special about Ibiza?

We head back to the White Isle in less than a week. You might be wondering what is so special about Ibiza? And why does it mean so much to me and my family.

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Living With Cancer: Siblings

One of the cruelest tricks Childhood Cancer plays is its ability to spread fear, misery and pain to the whole family. Sadly this often includes siblings.

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The Henry Allen Trust

To fully understand The Henry Allen Trust magic you need to understand what they do and how they spread happiness during dark times for cancer families.

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Childhood Cancer Awareness Month 2019

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, since October 29th we’ve been a family who are only too familiar with childhood cancer.

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Day 302: Learning Another New Normal

As we surpass 300 days of cancer we’re learning another new normal. Somedays cancer feels like a bad dream and other days it continues to be our living nightmare.