Learning to Surrender and Let Go of Resistance

September 18, 2015 12:46 pm

‘Pain x Resistance = Suffering’ I first became aware of this quote in Echart Tolle’s book The Power of Now. I didn’t fully understand what it mean’t when I first read it and, to be honest, it made me a bit cross. At the time, I was suffering intensely and... View Article

Wisdom from a Tomato Plant

September 12, 2015 9:15 pm

Today I noticed that the little Cherry Tomato plants in my garden have finally got some red tomatoes on them!  I planted them a bit late, and they seemed to be taking forever to actually turn into anything that resembled a tomato. So this morning, seeing them all lovely and... View Article

Smoothie Bowl

September 9, 2015 6:19 pm

This is just the loveliest recipe! Perfect for breakfast or a healthy snack. The Smoothie Bowl. So you’re going to need a blender, and the following ingredients, but once you have those things, this is actually very easy to make. For so long I didn’t actually have a food processor/blender... View Article

When the Really Tough Days Come Along…

August 12, 2015 5:53 pm

The one thing I promised myself when I started this blog, was to keep it real. To be honest. To be true to myself and to get rid of some of the facade that covers up ME/CFS and what life is like living with this misunderstood condition. I really want... View Article

Ginger, Carrot and Lemon Juice Recipe

August 9, 2015 3:26 pm

I thought I would share the recipe for a lovely cleansing juice that is perfect for healing colds and flu. I’ve currently got a cold virus, so along with lots of rest, I am supporting my body with plenty of fluids and lemon water. This afternoon I decided to give it... View Article

The Trouble with Thinking ‘I’ll be happy when….’

August 8, 2015 6:11 pm

Do you often find yourself saying the words…’I’ll be happy when…?’ It could be anything that you end that little sentence with. You’ll be happy…..when you get a new job. When you are in a perfect relationship. When you drop a dress size. When you recover your health? Our minds... View Article

When the boom/bust cycle re emerges…

July 20, 2015 4:13 pm

When you are in the process of healing the complexity that is autoimmune disease, it’s like spinning a load of plates on different parts of your body. If you take your eye off one of those plates for too long, they all come crashing down. It’s such a balancing act.... View Article