As someone who suffers with crippling anxiety at times, it was a massive deal for me to join tinder all those years ago. I was lucky and the first guy I met up with made me laugh, gave me butterflies and I was happy whenever I was with him. 2 and a half years later … More Mixed Weight Couples, WTF?
So its been a while since I last posted but I am back again, and its been a hectic few weeks. So I feel it is important for me to address some of the many ways you can take care of your mental health during the cold, dark winter months. The truth is; it is … More Mental Health Tips for the Winter
Yes I am going to go ahead and talk about periods. Because 1. I have a womb and 2. I have a vagina that likes to discharge blood once a month. Only a woman will ever truly understand the sheer relief of getting your period while also hating the fact that mother nature has sent … More Periods… The Joy of that time of the Month
People are far to body conscious these days obsessed with achieve the perfect body or a beach body. Don’t get me wrong I am not going to preach about how I love my body and you should too, because, well I don’t love my body. I should but I don’t. And it hurts more than … More Body Positivity: Whatever your size ❤
Living with a chronic illness can go from bad to worse in a matter of minutes, however it helps to have some tips and tricks to help make life a little easier. So below I am going to go through some of my most used products, tips and tricks that might help you on a … More Chiari Malformation tips and tricks
At some point in your life you will take a step back and re-evaluate your options when it comes to contraception and while there are some very manual guides out there I wanted to do a piece that was a little bit more personal while exploring the some of the non barrier methods of contraception. (I … More Contraception – Making the right choice for you
For the last 7 years I have faced one knock after another. It has been like taking 3 steps forward but two steps back. And it is very easy for someone to say things will get better, and then someone else says that you shouldn’t wish your life away. But the truth is I am … More Three Steps Forward, Two steps back – Learning to balance
I am not a relationship expert nor will I ever be. I am in a happy long term relationship with my fantastic boyfriend, but that does not mean we don’t have our ups and downs. Sometimes it makes things harder because I am sick, I feel guilty because of my illness and he doesn’t like … More How to keep your Relationship Alive -Especially When you have a Chronic Illness
My fitbit, my friend, my enemy and a little bit like a nagging mother. If you don’t want to be nagged every hour to get up and move don’t change the reminder to move settings to on. I bought my fitbit as a ‘treat yourself’ gift when I was buying my boyfriend one for his … More FitBit Flex 2 – Review
When I started this blog, I never thought I would be as honest as I have been. And I am not about to change that because that is what I am going for I guess. Today I am going to look at the reality of therapy/counselling and the fact it is not for everyone. It … More The Truth about Therapy
Well what a week it’s been. I was preliminarily diagnosed with epilepsy and started treatment. I have to admit it was a rough few days following that hospital appointment. I was started on lamictal and had an allergic reaction to the medication, was violently ill and developed a skin rash. My toungue started to swell … More What A Week 😓😪
I look happy, don’t I? You would never think from looking at that picture that I had just been let go from my job, had been crying for two days straight and had lost count of the panic attacks I had been the victim of. The same way you wouldn’t be able to tell I … More I look happy, don’t I ?