Breaking My Silence

It’s been 3 weeks since Caleb was delivered by Emergency C Section & it’s been a hectic few weeks. I’m not sure what day of the week it is & days seem to fly by. The first week was difficult due to the pain & I found it hard to process what had happened. Mentally […]

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Fibromyalgia Awareness Day 2018

I’ve previous shared my experience of living with Fibromyalgia covering topics such as Managing Fibromyalgia while Working , 5 Things That Help Me Manage Fibromyalgia & Managing Fibromyalgia during Pregnancy . In this post, I want to share what daily life is like with Fibromyalgia & the steps I take to manage life with chronic […]

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Mother’s Day

I wrote this for Mother’s Day on the 11th of March & posting it on International Women’s Day. I feel it’s a fitting post for both. I’m well aware that life with a chronic illness has been just as difficult for my Mum as it has been for me. From a young age I’ve been […]

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In Memory of my Nephew

On the 24th of February 2014, my nephew Tyler was stillborn. The awful news tore through the family, grinding us all to a halt & filling us with utter sadness. Our happiness & joy of a new baby coming into to the family quickly turned sour to heartache & pain. Not only did it affect […]

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Time To Talk

Having a mental health issue can make you feel lonely, isolated & worthless but Time To Talk encourages everyone to have those conversations about mental health & to open up about it. I think back to this time last year when I was stuck in a bad place physically & mentally. I was diagnosed with […]

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