Category: Blog Posts

International Women’s Day

It’s a late one but I didn’t want to let International Women’s Day pass without mentioning some of the amazing females in my life. Firstly…My amazing mum. She is one of the reasons I feel so strongly about supporting children, young people and their… Continue Reading “International Women’s Day”

World Book Day With A Side Of Sadness

Having chronic illnesses is bad enough but some days it feels crueller than others and it’s often just the little things. Being a mummy is literally my favourite thing in the world. I love everything about it, from the monumental first steps, to the… Continue Reading “World Book Day With A Side Of Sadness”

What A Difference A Fortnight Makes…

Today hasn’t been a great day – arthritis pain is at an all time high and is really taking it out if me. Luckily my belly is not behaving too badly so counting small blessings. It may sound shallow but I am struggling with… Continue Reading “What A Difference A Fortnight Makes…”

#relationshipgoals

Practising for old age at visiting time yesterday! My wonderful man has been to visit this weekend, spending most of his time in my empty house so he could come and see me during visiting hours at the hospital. Not only that but he… Continue Reading “#relationshipgoals”

So What Is A Spoonie?

“Is this woman making similarities between living with a chronic illness and hosting a fucking tea party?” Daniel Lee So yesterday when a good friend (and fellow Crohns patient) asked me this in his oh so Daniel Lee way, I realised not everyone will… Continue Reading “So What Is A Spoonie?”