Living with A Chronic Illness

Here I talk about living with a chronic illness.

My Daughter suffers with ME and Fibromyalgia.

This is a place where I can share the illnesses.  Share our experiences.

It is also a place where you can come for support.

Goodbye January – Hello February

Wow what a long month that was. Finally it is time to say Goodbye January – Hello February, where we are nearing the Spring and warmer weather. January and C As always I will start… View Post

Getting Back Into Swimming

As you will all know by now, my Daughter C has a chronic illness. She is currently still bedbound due to a number of reasons. We have been referred to physiotherapy, but due to how… View Post

Why I Am Struggling

If you know me, see me out, talk to me you may not understand why I am writing a post about why I am struggling.  But today I am speaking out for myself and many… View Post

Living with ME 4 Years On

As you will know my Daughter C has a chronic illness, at 11.45pm on 31st December this marked her 4 year anniversary of living with this chronic illness. For those who have only recently started… View Post

Board Games Are For Everyone

Everyone loves to play a board game, they can turn the most boring of afternoons or evenings into a fun few hours, where even the most laid back person can show their competitive side. Apart… View Post

Blogtober 2018 – Day 23 – Wishlist For The Future

Today is day 23 of Blogtober 2018, and we are talking about our wishlist for the future.  Apart from all the usual things we all wish for there is one that I really want. As… View Post

Blogtober 2018 – Day 10 – Just Be Yourself #WorldMentalHealthDay

Today is day 10 of Blogtober 2018, and as it is World Mental Health Day, the topic is Just Be Yourself. Mental Health still has a stigma attached to it, we hear the words mental… View Post

Utmost Me Review

Most of us go through times of having trouble sleeping and getting a full nights sleep, leaving us feeling tired the next day. But as many of you know I am a parent of a… View Post

Dreaming Of Summer 2019

I know we have only just had our Summer this year, and just getting back to normality with the school runs, and the 101 clubs that kids like to do.  But I have been looking… View Post

A Letter to My Beautiful Daughter

Dear C You have been ill now for 3 years, and I have watched my once chatty, bubbly, happy little girl get worse and worse as the months have turned into years. I have watched… View Post