Finding Me Within M.E

I used to love to cook, I loved to bake, I enjoyed swimming, I constantly fidgeted. I loved fashion and was dedicated to my school work. I sang and I loved movies. Nearly all of these are past tense now, I used to love to cook, I used to love to bake, I used to … Continue reading Finding Me Within M.E

10 Things In Ten Years With M.E That Made Me Happy

Well, my friends, it's a place we never really believe we ourselves will ever hit the time when you have been ill for years or in my case a decade. I spoke about all the things I learnt recently and I wanted to share the positive as well. I have had some major health struggles … Continue reading 10 Things In Ten Years With M.E That Made Me Happy

What I’ve Learnt From 10 Years OF M.E

I honestly don't want to scare anyone by writing this because people recover or experience M.E/CFS at their own pace. My story isn't a tale of doom for you all but also there is a part of me that's saying "YAY YOU DID IT!! How I don't know but YOU DID IT" So many times … Continue reading What I’ve Learnt From 10 Years OF M.E

Blogging Through Brain Fog

Ever since I came back from Madeira I have had the most tremendous brain fog. There are so many half ideas dotted around on my phone, iPad and MacBook. I just can't seem to formulate the ideas into cohesive content. Thankfully, I have had a few spare blog posts but I am aware I have … Continue reading Blogging Through Brain Fog

I Feel Pretty Oh So Pretty

Today I had my hair cut and I was sat there whilst my hairdresser was snipping away thinking how lucky I am to have people around me who help make me feel pretty and maintain some of what makes me 'me'. I have a wonderful hairdresser who I've known for 10+ years and she comes … Continue reading I Feel Pretty Oh So Pretty

How I Save Money Online

As someone who knows what it's like to be on a budget, I like to try and make my money go as far as possible and I thought even though they aren't original it would potentially help someone who has a chronic illness. I've done the guesswork for you and this is what I've found. … Continue reading How I Save Money Online

Stuck In The Middle With You

Hello! How is life? I feel like I have so much to catch up on and tell you about my holiday by the sea, in the sunshine. Like the life of M.E/CFS is, it was a mixed bag but a fabulous holiday with my family. I have so many pretty pictures to share and a … Continue reading Stuck In The Middle With You

Having Faith In Times Of Fear

Faith (Oxford Dictionaries) NOUN mass noun 1-Complete trust or confidence in someone or something. I am keeping this about having faith in times of fear. Interpret that how you wish but my meaning of faith is to trust that even in the worst situations, there is always hope and trusting that it will work out … Continue reading Having Faith In Times Of Fear

Blogging With A Chronic Illness- My Top 10 Tips

I have often wondered how I committed to writing a weekly blog when I am terrible at adulting, plus having M.E/CFS. The honest answer was I wanted to create a place full of resources for people with ME or other chronic illnesses. But I can't deny it is really challenging sometimes. I love my blog … Continue reading Blogging With A Chronic Illness- My Top 10 Tips

Peace In Dawn

I wrote a blog post once about how dark it can get in between sunset and dawn and how lonely it can be, the worries of your world become loud and with no distractions, you give them your full attention. I didn't publish it because it well, seemed dark. I might need to add I … Continue reading Peace In Dawn