The Life Of A Cat Lady With ME/CFS

Baloo is watching the Rugby World Cup with a snoring cat sprawled over his lap. I realised that I don't think I have ever talked about my cat Dibley. (Baloo is in real-time editing this blog post - it's annoying but he suggested the idea, okay?)     Dibley is technically my Mum's cat. She … Continue reading The Life Of A Cat Lady With ME/CFS

Why Change Can Be A Good Thing

Autumn seems to have snuck up on me a little. Our "summer" holiday didn't have to be in school holidays for the first time so we got back at the weekend and there are hoodies and socks out for the first time since summer. I don't like the cold but I like Autumn. The best … Continue reading Why Change Can Be A Good Thing

Instagram Wasn’t The Issue – My Mindset Was

Before I jump into this blog post I just wanted to remind you that you can find my social media on my stay in touch page or for just my Instagramย this is the link to it here I didn't have Instagram for the longest time because I was afraid. I had read articles of how … Continue reading Instagram Wasn’t The Issue – My Mindset Was

I Got Nothing

Trying to find balance in life is challenging, trying to be consistent as a blogger with a chronic illness is even harder. I think for this week I am just going to admit that I can't juggle everything that's happening. In this week alone I will have been in two countries, I have been on … Continue reading I Got Nothing

What Do I Want For My Life?

Finding a sense of purpose amongst chronic illness can be a difficult task but when asks you what you want to do or work towards in life it can feel more than impossible. I live with M.E/CFS and every day can be so different it's hard to plan a week let alone my life long … Continue reading What Do I Want For My Life?

Is “Invisible” Illness Adding To The Issue?

Often I refer to having a hidden illness or an invisible one. To be fair, to some extent it is accurate, there aren't many signs of illness if you were to look at me. I have dark circles under my eyes and I am always pale, those are some of the more easily noticeable signs … Continue reading Is “Invisible” Illness Adding To The Issue?