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CHRONICALLY ILL MUM GUILT

Good morning and welcome to a new week! Today I have another in the Mental Health Monday series and I have decided to write a bit about Mum guilt and how being chronically ill can often add to these feelings. Some women, like me,… Continue Reading “CHRONICALLY ILL MUM GUILT”

SHIELDING EASING, ANXIETY RISING

Good morning and welcome back to Mental Health Monday on The Spoonie Mummy. Today in England, the restrictions begin to ease for the people who have been shielding since March. While exciting, these changes are also happening very quickly and have caused feelings of… Continue Reading “SHIELDING EASING, ANXIETY RISING”

CHRONIC ILLNESS AND LONELINESS

Ad | Paid Collaboration Well hello there Monday. Today I am working with the Chronic Warrior Collective and Chronic Illness Bloggers for my Mental Health Monday post. I have written before about loneliness but today I wanted to talk about it with a focus… Continue Reading “CHRONIC ILLNESS AND LONELINESS”

my name is natalie and i am a recovering people pleaser

Happy Monday everyone and welcome back to Mental Health Monday on The Spoonie Mummy. Today I want to talk about something that really affects me and something I am working on for myself – people pleasing.

Keeping Sane In Self-Isolation

So how is everyone doing? We are now on day 4 of isolation and so far we are managing to keep busy and (pretty) sane. There have been many parallels drawn on social media between self-isolation and life with chronic illness. I get it… Continue Reading “Keeping Sane In Self-Isolation”