Category: Health

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?”

Well This Wasn’t Part Of The Plan!

One minute you think you just need a day of rest…The next you are being admitted 🙈 Tonight I’m spending the night in hospital on IV steroids, fluids, pain meds and anti sickness awaiting gastro and rheumatology doctors to come sort me out on… Continue Reading “Well This Wasn’t Part Of The Plan!”

It’s Time To Listen

Today is a day for listening to my body. Which is alot harder to do than most think! As a mummy I know I should be hoovering the house, doing the washing up, prepping tea etc. while the boys are at school. But my… Continue Reading “It’s Time To Listen”