Manc Phrases ..

As most of you may know, I’m from Manchester, Born and Bred in the city which grafts, quite literally actually.  This year my hometown had a horrific terrorist attack, And as Mancunians we reacted in the only way we know how to; With love and in union. There were countless acts of support, From localRead more

The Reason I’ve Stayed Away From Blogging ..

My last blog post was published months ago now, and since then somethings almost been pushing me away. I’m not sure whether it’s my anxiety or confidence, or something else, But the truth is after publishing my last post about flare fear I received hundreds of messages, My views spiked to an all time high,Read more

Flare Fear ..

You may of felt it, creeping in the night. You may of tasted it, eating something you shouldn’t of. You may of smelt it, or smelt nothing at all. You may of seen it, Surely my foot wasn’t this big this morning? You may of heard it, Your bones cracking around. It, Not like ItRead more

The Guilt Cycle ..

I’m quite tough, I rarely let things get to me and I’m very rarely upset. However, This is the one subject I can literally just think about and burst into tears. Guilt. At sometime we’ve all felt it, Whether we’ve cheekily not scanned an item at the self serve check out, Took something back afterRead more

Do You Prepare Notes For Appointments? Here’s Why You Should!

Something I have struggled with for so long was honesty, Especially during hospital and doctors appointments. They kind of just expect you to open up immediately and expose every single gruesome detail of your illnesses, When you barely know them, If you even know them at all. I’ve been looked at and spoken to appallinglyRead more

How Are Disabled Mum’s Supposed To Dress?

It’s no secret that when you become a mother your style changes, More out of convienience than anything. But my style had already changed; When I became ill. (Read about my full diagnosis story here, if you’re interested) Over the years as I adjusted to the loss of my identity that my illness brought, IRead more

What IS a Spoonie blogger though? ..

Sometimes when I’m chatting online to other bloggers about what type of blog we have, There’s is usually easily summed up in one word, Fashion, Beauty, Lifestyle, Fitness.. Mines slightly different. I mean do I say health? Or the opposite illness? Which just sounds kind of strange. That’s why I’ve began to say Spoonie Blogger,Read more

3 Things I DON’T Regret ..

Now I’m not a huge believer in regrets, I move on. It’s always been something I’ve been good at. Old boyfriends, Bad friends and shitty choices, I quickly learnt to move on when I realise they don’t feel right. The tiny regrets I do think about are usually food or clothes related. Thinking back it’sRead more