Wow

  Wow! This video brought a tear to my eye. Being in pain all the time is hard and this week has been tough. I often want to give up fighting the pain, to stay in bed and let it consume me but I know I have an amazing life. A fantastic husband who doesn't [...]

Weight loss update 

Now I'm back at work and (touch wood) keeping a good routine with food I am starting to get into some better eating habits. I am tracking my calories roughly using an app on my phone and planning out meals in advance.  Here are some pictures showing how my journey is going and I will [...]

Summer holidays 

My summer holidays are drawing to a close and despite my best intentions I still have a mountain of work to do to give me the best head start on the new year. I always find the summer hard as I want to have fun, spend time with family and friends and rest and recover [...]

4olbs To Lose

So I need to lose 40lbs in the next 4 months, which is scaring me slightly! I recently attended an appointment with a fertility specialist as my husband and I have been trying to conceive for over a year and a half with no luck. Now I know some of you will be thinking that [...]

Forever product reviews

I was initially going to only review the Aloe Heat lotion as I have been using this religiously for the pain in my back and shoulder as it has been way too hot to use water bottles! But I thought as I have several products I use pretty regularly from Forever I would review them [...]

Day 30- I’ve made it! 

So today is the final day of mine and advicebycharlie's 30 day blog challenge. I set out to develop my habit for blogging more regularly and although it hasn't always been daily my posts have become more regular. Today's been optic is when, where and how I blog which is easy to answer. When? I [...]

The Bubble

This video is amazing! It really does explain what having a chronic illness can feel like. I agree that one of the worst parts is isolation and a feeling of being no use. Take a look at this video! Gentle hugs Hannah ?

Day 29 – day in the life of me

So I is the summer holidays so my roudad one is some what more relaxed than normal. Today I got up, had breakfast and took some photos for a blog post to be published sometime this weekend. I then hoovered before heading out for a hospital appointment. I spent a couple of hours a the [...]