Chronic illness, Lifestyle, mental health, therapy

A Little Update

I've been pretty down lately. My legs have been giving me so much grief that I've contemplated chopping them off a few too many times. I don't know if they are easing a bit or if I'm just getting used to this higher level of pain but I'm feeling quite good in myself. I was… Continue reading A Little Update

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Chronic illness, Lifestyle, sex

Let’s talk about sex, baby!

*Adults only*  Since my new direction for this blog is honesty, let's be honest. When you think of having sex, all you can think of is the pleasure and excitement.....unless you have a chronic illness. It kind of removes a chunk of the romance when you have to pause for an inhaler or to put… Continue reading Let’s talk about sex, baby!

Beauty, Chronic illness, Lifestyle, Uncategorized

My Favourite Things

I've wanted to write a beauty post for a while now so I thought I'd finally do it. This post is about my favourite skincare products. I will do a post about my favourite makeup products another time. (There are too many 🙈) I'm going to start with bath & shower products that I swear… Continue reading My Favourite Things

Lifestyle, Uncategorized

Pre-illness Me

My life before illness was fast-paced and hectic. I had so many different jobs since leaving school because I could never decide what I wanted my career to be. I've been a hairdresser (more a hair washer because I left before the cutting part of training started), a bank transfer processor, a manager, a lingerie… Continue reading Pre-illness Me

mental health, Uncategorized

What do you listen to?

I don't mean music when I ask 'what do you listen to?' I'm wondering whether you should listen to your mind or your body? From personal experience the mind and body are definitely not working in harmony and it's exhausting and frustrating! It's often very difficult to know which one to listen to when both… Continue reading What do you listen to?