No Spending in 2019 for me!

So. This is a toughie to write, because, as many of you will know: I LOVE TO SHOP. I adore a good root through Primark and the sales, and just try and prise me out of a charity shop. However, I'm feeling all kinds of feelings about the general idea of consumerism. And I don't… Continue reading No Spending in 2019 for me!


….. I’m trying.

So. I'm trying to navigate my life as a chronic pain sufferer, but also as someone who has soooo many ideas and dreams and things to offer. I'm trying to find my place in the world since my chronic pain slowly robbed me of the life I knew. The life I had become accustomed to,… Continue reading ….. I’m trying.

One Year Later….

And here I am. It's been a year since I had double jaw surgery, and let me tell you: it's been a ride and half! I've been up, down, and everything in between it seems. But generally speaking, I think I'm doing ok. Maybe better than ok. Almost, good. I think I'd like to talk… Continue reading One Year Later….

Relationship breakdown

Is something trying to deal with right now. A 10yr relationship has broken down due to my ill health and related issues. A relationship I thought was going to be my Happy Ever After. It's been 12 years since I lost my Nanna. She was like an extra mum to me and my sister. We… Continue reading Relationship breakdown

I like me.

I'm having a rough go of it recently. Recovering from my operation has been tough. I'm finding it hard to balance being active and resting. Some days I feel really good so I'll go and do Some Stuff, but it will exhaust me so I have to stop and rest for a few days. Plus,… Continue reading I like me.

8 weeks later….

I'm doing ok, I think. The first few days immediately following my operation were hellish. Like, wouldn't wish on my worst enemy, hellish. The next couple weeks got easier. Pain meds were my saviours. Now I'm waiting for my braces and trying to get my life back to some semblance of normal. It's weird. Some… Continue reading 8 weeks later….