What To Do When People Don’t Believe You

Before we get into today's blog post I just want to say I mean no disrespect to anyone who genuinely tries to be supportive of someone with M.E/CFS, I also know a one-off comment can be a blow to someone that hurts and can stick in their minds. Sometimes no matter how open you are, … Continue reading What To Do When People Don’t Believe You

M.E Me and Baby?

ME Awareness week felt like the right time to publish this, I have had written for nearly a year. I don't want to bring sadness to anyone but I also didn't want anyone feeling alone in the choices we have to make in life, like the big life choices that stick forever. Disclaimer, I just … Continue reading M.E Me and Baby?

ME Awareness Week 2019

Well, it's that time of year again and I'm excited for the content on social media and my gorgeous blog I have spent hours creating. It is from the 6th of May until the 12th with the 12th being the official M.E Awareness Day. I found last year really difficult to write about. I hope … Continue reading ME Awareness Week 2019

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

Access To The Outside World

Accessibility is something that all people with disability aids or pushchair for that matter find navigating the world difficult. Stores and shops are some of the difficult places to go around and depending on the season it can be better or worse. I hate trying to squeeze around places and the width of the isles … Continue reading Access To The Outside World

Ugly Aides

I was lucky enough to have an Occupational Therapist visit my home and make adaptations to make my life easier. They had installed grabrails in all the bathrooms and the offer of more equipment than my house could withstand. The grab rails were drab but bright white so not too offensive. They were useful and … Continue reading Ugly Aides

My Necessities For Car Journeys

Travelling to London was an experience let me tell you( If you missed it here are the blog posts about my adventure 1 2.) Car journeys aren't the easiest for me and I can just about survive a two-hour car journey and after that, it's not such a great time. It takes me days to … Continue reading My Necessities For Car Journeys

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

Post London Wrap Up

Today is the first time I don't feel like a zombie since London. It was one heck of an adventure, one that inevitably left me a broken mess. It was worth it and I've created some wonderful memories of Baloo's home. I met nearly everyone who I needed to and I found myself pushing through … Continue reading Post London Wrap Up

Keep Calm And Go To London

Hello! There isn't a blog post this week as I am in London right now. I've written this ahead of time so if you want to know what is happening then check my Instagram page for more recent updates. Thank you for understanding and I hope to be blogging as soon as my health permits … Continue reading Keep Calm And Go To London