Comfort zone? What comfort zone? …

    Although confident, I certainly have my insecurities and deep down, I can be quite a shy individual. Taking a leap and stepping outside of my comfort zone is something I have always been quite hesitant about. I like my little bubble, my space, my routines and facing new challenges is often daunting.  …

My ‘Why’ …

  Why?         Why do I want to get better?   Why have I not let this horrible illness take over?   Why do I fight everyday?   Why do I not give up?   Why do I continue to try every solution, medication, physio, therapy and natural remedy there is?  …

Where have I been? …

It is May, it's a new month and it's a new chance to feel well.     So the truth is, I haven't been anywhere.   When I first started to blog, I always told myself I would let it come naturally. I had never done any writing like this before and I started to…

Endometriosis Warrior…

Since having an operation back in October, that saved my little ovaries, I have realised just how important it is to spread awareness surrounding Endometriosis and women as a whole. Alongside Chronic Migraines, I suffer with all of these things and since the age of around 14, my stomach has not been my best friend…

Preparing for that first appointment …

When meeting a doctor or stepping into a new hospital or environment for the first time it can be overwhelming and can make you feel all sorts of emotions. From my experience I have felt anxiety, fear, I have felt afraid but at the same time I have felt excitement, encouragement and determination and going…

Choice, Chance, Change …

I'm not one for new years resolutions, nor am I one for making un-realistic goals. I believe in setting yourself small achievable aims which are tailored to you. For me, it's always been the smaller goals that in the long run make the difference and I believe these are just as rewarding.   I've recently…