Beauty, Chronic illness, Lifestyle, new blog, Social media

A New Direction

I love writing my blog and I'm really happy that people have found it helpful. I've had messages from those who are newly diagnosed, those who have felt alone in their journey and those who have benefitted from some of my suggestions in previous blog posts. However, I tend to write my posts so they… Continue reading A New Direction

Beauty, Chronic illness, Lifestyle, new blog, Social media

One Lovely Blog Award

I'm so happy that I've been nominated for a 'One Lovely Blog' award by Squidgeaboo at The EDS Chronicles. Thank you Squidgeaboo!  As a nominee, I must give you 7 facts about myself, display the award logo on this post and nominate 10 blogs who I think deserve the award.  Seven Random Facts My mum and… Continue reading One Lovely Blog Award

Chronic illness, Lifestyle, Social media

Judgement 

Judgement is something all of us face at one time or another in our lives. We might not always know about it. We have most likely been secretly judged while in a shopping centre, or maybe at the hairdressers or even outside our own homes. Almost every judgement is based on appearances. People we have… Continue reading Judgement 

new blog, Social media, Uncategorized

You’re not sick, I’ve seen your Facebook!

I wanted to write this post because I think there is a lot of confusion and judgement regarding social media and invisible illnesses. I'm a member of many groups on Facebook which were set up for people suffering from illnesses such as fibromyalgia and ehlers-danlos syndrome. These groups are a place to vent, ask questions… Continue reading You’re not sick, I’ve seen your Facebook!