The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step

Day 12 Walking into our psychology session on Tuesday we were faced with a dart board so we knew there would be a metaphor coming. We all took a turn at throwing the darts, some of us hitting the board and others hitting the door behind. The dartboard was meant to represent us. If we…

The comeback is always stronger than the setback

Day 11 It is Monday morning and I am starting my last week on the program. The weekend flew by but, I had such a great time. I will be writing a post about being at the Day of the Dead festival on Saturday with my boyfriend as it was brilliant and just what I…

Day of the dead festival – Limbo

Just a short post about spending last Saturday night at the day of the dead festival. It may seem like nothing to others but, for me, it was a big achievement 🙂

Everything you want is on the other side of fear

Day 10 I can’t believe that it is almost the end of the second week and how much things have changed in such a short period of time. I have met such a lovely group of people that I hope to stay in contact with once the program is over. It is always good to…

Autumn shows us how beautiful it is to let things go

Day 9 The end of the week was fast approaching. Throughout our session with the nurse, we discussed our relationship with pain and how we talk to others about it. We all tend to tell people that we are fine rather than going into the ins and out of how we are feeling, worried that…