Tag: Life

Creating a YouTube channel

By far one of the scariest things I have ever done… But equally something I’ve set out to do every year for the past few years. So having finally plucked up the courage… My first upload went live… In the same week I also featured in collaboration on another YouTube channel, and two weeks later…

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Infertility awareness week

My mum tried to conceive me for five years, if we go back to the late 80s, she didn’t get a great deal of help and the help that was offered could have had grave consequences. My parents conceived me naturally and I joined my older brother to complete our little family. I always remember…

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Fibromyalgia Flare up

My life is a perpetuating cycle of pain, on a daily basis. It’s something I don’t think I’ll ever be able to adjust to, because no two days are ever the same. I exist with chronic pain, daily – and it means I’m short on energy, as my body constantly tries to combat the pain…

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Nearly a year since diagnosis

So, what’s changed during this past year? In short… Everything. I don’t think I’d ever really understood what a chronic illness was, or how it could impact your life. I, alike my doctors had always attributed everything to being stress related; and whilst undoubtedly the last 13 months have been stressful… It’s also the first…

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Living with Endometriosis

I think it’s very difficult to explain what Endometriosis is and how it impacts people as everyone is different. So this is completely my account. Before I had my diagnosis life was difficult, but without knowing there was anything wrong with me I always found a way to power through. For years the nausea and…

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