A Letter To The Other Half Of M.E

I was on Instagram and the lovely memyselfand_m.e shared an article from The Mighty. I was inspired after reading the article and wanted to pay homage to my Baloo and every other partner who deals with M.E on some level. Baloo and I are slightly different as both of us have M.E, it was how … Continue reading A Letter To The Other Half Of M.E

Autumn Simple Pleasures

I love the light quality of the autumn, the slight crispness in the air and the beauty of the changing colours all around. I quite enjoy the cold cat paws that land on my lap when Dibley comes to warm up and cuddle. These are a few of my favourite things as the song goes … Continue reading Autumn Simple Pleasures

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

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

This is ME

I am embarrassingly late to jump on the bandwagon but I managed to watch The Greatest Showman, it was released on DVD here in the UK recently. Baloo and I sat down to watch it, which was a big deal as Baloo is beyond allergic to musicals. I haven't been to the cinema in such … Continue reading This is ME

Will I Ever Get Better?

For most, this is the most troubling of questions we get asked or ask ourselves. Will I ever get better? What is 'better' and 'normal' for me now? You can easily torture yourself with the unanswered questions that you have no idea if they will ever be answered. With my condition, the general consensus is … Continue reading Will I Ever Get Better?

How I Survived A Wedding With ME

Hello! It feels like I haven't sat down to type on my laptop and create for you all in ages. I've been scheduling blog posts for weeks so I didn't have any extra pressures during the whirlwind of wedding life. It feels like I have a lot to tell you. The wedding was a wonderful … Continue reading How I Survived A Wedding With ME

Defining ME

So, my dear friends, it is silly o'clock once again and I'm sat writing this because notes and a title weren't enough. Brain fog can make writing particularly difficult as sometimes I completely forget the point or ending to something between night and the following day. This idea was too good to lose in the … Continue reading Defining ME

Hiding ME and Me

So It's ME awareness week from the 7th of May to the 13th with ME awareness day being the 12th of May. I have struggled to know where to start with ME awareness which is kind of funny considering I manage to write a blog post about it every week. I'm taking you far into … Continue reading Hiding ME and Me