I may have fallen a little behind with the awareness photo challenges – sorry! It’s been so busy and I’ve been in a lot of pain that it hasn’t been something I’ve kept up with. I’ve loved seeing the posts others have shared on Instagram, so here are my answers to the days 11, 12, 13 and […]Read More DAYS 11, 12, 13 and 14 of The Chronic Pain and Interstitial Cystitis Awareness Challenges
As mentioned in one of my previous articles, September is a busy month as it serves as the awareness month for both chronic pain and Interstitial Cystitis. I’m taking part in the photo challenges created by two fellow Instagrammers, but thought that as day 6 was quite an apt day considering what I am currently […]Read More DAY 6 of Chronic Pain and Interstitial Cystitis Awareness Month
There probably will come a point in your chronic pain journey where you are either finding pain relief ineffective or the side effects from the strong stuff unpleasant, and you are advised to look to alternative forms of pain relief. Now, the words “alternative forms of pain relief” might get you feeling anxious because it […]Read More CHRONIC PAIN AWARENESS MONTH: Alternative Forms of Pain Relief
We’re just into the start of the September awareness months – Chronic Pain Awareness and Interstitial Cystitis – and I’ve found the perfect photo and social media challenge for you guys to take part in. When it was Endometriosis awareness month back in March, I participated in the photo challenge that a couple of my […]Read More Awareness Month Photo Challenges
On 26th July 2018, I married my best friend, my soul mate and life partner. It really was the best day of my life and I would do it all over again if I had the chance. We had a very intimate church service of just under 50 guests, in a petite little village church […]Read More WEEKEND WRITE: Preparing For My Wedding Day!
A&E. The emergency department. ER. Whatever you call it, it is the same wherever you go – the place for accidents, emergencies and life-threatening situations. A noisy and frightening department where the value of life is suddenly realised to be incredibly important and the healthcare professionals working in it do everything they can to save […]Read More The Problem With A&E…
About a week or so ago I reached out to my wonderful followers on Instagram to get their answers to two questions that I think are really important when you are trying raise awareness among both the spoonie and non-spoonie community. What I wanted to know was what had living with a chronic illness taught […]Read More Life with Chronic Illness: What Has it Taught Us?