25 Random Facts About Me…

If you’re reading this you obviously know I have a chronic illness, and that I’m a mother. But here’s some completely random things about me that you won’t know! (If you wanna know how I became chronically ill, read it here). So I’m quite an average person really, which probably isn’t the best way toRead more

How I Control My Depression ..

Sometimes I’m awkward, sometimes I’m hard to be around, sometimes I’m hard to love, sometimes I’m stupidly horrible, sometimes I wallow, and sometimes I try to disappear. One of those times was this past week. I struggled, I mean I really struggled, I let my anxiety swallow my up and my depression crept in. I’mRead more

What It’s Like To Be In A Relationship With Your Carer ..

  Let’s get started by saying my partner did not meet me whilst I was ill, he did not meet me while I was bedridden, he did not meet me whilst I cried in agony, he lived through all of this with me. Every little step of my journey he’s been there by my side,Read more

My Ultimate Flare Up Survival Kit ..

Everyone has those days, you have a chronic illness flare up and you’re struggling, I mean really struggling, on the verge of tears trying not to wee yourself whilst dragging yourself to the bathroom. I have them roughly every fortnight recently as my conditions have gone on since being diagnosed they’ve been more frequent, fromRead more

My Chronic Illness Diagnosis Story ..

All diagnosis stories are different, yet all seem to strike the same chord. This is the start of my journey as a chronic illness fighter. When you’re ill, you get asked questions by everyone and most of the time I don’t mind talking but the times I don’t are usually awkward. You know the ones,Read more