Just a girl who decided to go for it

If you read my last post ‘Self-love and striving for happiness’, then you will know that I am unemployed and have been for the last 3 years. Having to stop working was not an easy decision to make, however, due to the circumstances, it became my only option. Although I have come to terms with…

2018 – Just believe that good things are on their way

Since my hospital residential pain management stay in October I haven’t really had much inspiration when it has come to writing posts. All of the information and advice I have to offer I shared during my time in hospital and have since just been keeping busy and trying my best to live without my chronic…

I was not designed to make you laugh

So here we go again. Round two with the DWP. I am preparing to be thrown in the ring again. 6 months I have waited for this assessment. 6 months of dreading that letter in the post. 6 months of hoping that I will accumulate enough evidence to prove that I am unfit for work.

Dear Santa, all i want for Christmas is to be pain free ❄

December. The month where we are able to go crazy turning our houses into winter wonderlands, splurge on Christmas presents, eat to our hearts content and only have to deal with the consequences when the New year welcomes us with open arms.

Bring back my sanity!

November has quite frankly been a pretty shit month for me. I have been battling so many different side effects as i have been stopping and starting different medications in the hope that i will get just 5 minutes of peace.

We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us

This blog post is a little different from the ones I usually write but, I wanted to talk about something positive which is unfortunately quite difficult when talking about chronic illness. Sometimes all you need is some fresh air, a change of scenery and some good laughs to make you feel better, even if only…