Category: Health

A New Opportunity!

So yesterday I told you that I had some exciting news to share and here it is! I’ve been offered an amazing opportunity to appear on a new, weekly, online chat show dealing with issues surrounding IBD and ostomies. I’m joining 3 other fab…

My Stoma Bag Changing Routine

Tonight I thought I would share my stoma bag changing routine with you! I change my bag every evening after my shower. Some people choose to leave their bag on longer and change once every 3 to 4 days. It’s personal preference and what…

Not Every Disability Is Visible

There has been a big push for these signs to be displayed on all disabled toilets recently but it sadly appears not everywhere has caught up and awareness, even amongst the disabled community is lacking. People with Crohns and Ulcerative Colitis often need to…

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…

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…