New adventures

Over the summer I took the decision, after a little convincing from friends, to put some of the handmade items I have been making onto Etsy. I was a little unsure to begin with but decided to give it a go, even if it doesn't make money at least it might support my craft hobby. [...]

It’s ok!

So it's three weeks into the new academic year and I still haven't stepped foot into a school, but that is ok! As I mentioned earlier in the summer, I recently made the difficult decision to leave my full time job to focus on my health and that is exactly what I've been doing. I [...]

Pernaton Gel and Gel Forte Review

*Please note these full sized samples were sent to me free of charge in exchange for an honest review. The opinions are all my own.*  I was recently contacted by Pernaton to ask if I would be interested in reviewing some of their products in relation to how they might help my fibro. I am always [...]

Putting yourself first!

So over the last few months I have had to make some big life decisions and finally I have begun to put myself first and left my full time job. If you haven't read my blog before I will give you a brief overview of the past few years. I was diagnosed with Fibromyalgia in [...]

I’m back! 

Wow, I can’t believe it has been five months since I last posted on my blog, so much has happened and I am sorry for disappearing. I now feel ready to recommit to my blog after a tough few months filled with illness and big decisions.  I will not bore you with the details of [...]

First Birthday

A year has gone so fast and as I sat wrapping presents for my God Daughters first birthday I thought it would be a good time to reflect. I started this blog in January 2016 after a bad flare, of my fibromyalgia symptoms, which left me  off work for 9 weeks. I started it as [...]

Epsom salts

*Disclaimer- This post isn't sponsored and is my opinion only. If you have medical queries you should consult your GP. * "Epsom salt is actually magnesium sulfate, a pure, time-tested mineral compound with dozens of uses. We’ve interviewed many people featured on this site — award-winning doctors, best-selling authors, gardening experts, researchers, a two-time Olympian and [...]

Hysterosalpingogram 

This post is only based on my experience/views on my personal infertility journey. I am not a medical professional. Please seek medical advice if you have concerns or questions related to infertility.  This week I had to go and have another fertility test and after reading up on it I was anxious and a little [...]

Chasing trains 

Trains ...  Lay in bed, pain reverberating through my legs, I suddenly realise my life is like chasing a train. I feel like I'm always so close to grabbing hold on jumping on but never quite able to make it. Something always gets in my way just as I'm about to pull my self on [...]