Tag Archive: autoimmune

Seven Year Cycles

February 13, 2017 5:49 pm

Today is seven years exactly, to the day, that I relapsed and became sick again after believing I had made a full recovery from ME/CFS.  17 years in total I’ve been on this journey with chronic illness. It feels surreal even acknowledging that. 13th Feb 2010, was the day it... View Article

Smoothies or Juices?

April 7, 2016 5:49 pm

I’ve been a huge fan of juicing since I first discovered it in back my early twenties. That feeling of making a fresh juice and flooding your body with nutrients is just such a lovely thing. But lately (as I’m sure you are aware if like me you are on... View Article

Words on Letting Go….

February 22, 2016 2:04 pm

      Let go, Of holding on so tightly. Of thinking the world will collapse around you if you don’t do everything perfectly. It won’t. Know that is safe to let go. To just be. To allow mistakes to come, as they naturally will. Let go, Of holding on to... View Article

Embracing the Messiness that often comes with Healing

February 12, 2016 1:48 pm

As a society, we like things that are perfectly packaged – even healing/recovery stories or various stories of real life trials and tribulations. When you read these stories, you’ll often find that they (or us as a reader!) skip through the painful parts fairly swiftly, focusing on the neatly packaged... View Article

A Guide for When the Really Tough Days Come Along.

January 20, 2016 7:03 pm

What do you do when you find yourself in the midst of some really tough days? Perhaps even feeling like you have no strength left? Maybe you feel stuck? Fearful? Perhaps it feels like life has knocked you down one too many times? My advice, from my own personal experience of this... View Article

The Missing out Element of Life with ME/CFS

January 9, 2016 2:00 pm

This weekend was one I had been looking forward to for ages. Plans including lots of laughter and loveliness. My brother and I had booked to go and see Billy Connolly at the Apollo in London, along with my brothers girlfriend and a friend of mine. As I type these... View Article