Being Better

The last few weeks since Christmas have been busy for me. I’ve been invited to be on the board of 2 new charity / community groups as well as having to raise the sponsorships needed to keep CelebFC viable for 2018. Pair these jobs with trying to survive day to day with fibro – tearing…

Brushing off the old me.

I’ve not posted in a while.. to all looking on, I’m HAPPY, healthy, have a diary  full of social engagements and a multilateral Friendverse… But the last 4 months of 2017 have been tough. My “Happy” mask has been almost permanently on and it’s become draining.. I am exhausted…  I’ve had great highs but also,…

Hospital day

Today is a hospital day ( for people like me, 1 of many you attend each year). This one is because of my messed up sinuses – they’ve given me pain and problems for almost a decade but none of my Drs bothered to do more than issue antibiotics… until my new Dr last year……

Shades of a past life

Sitting in a cafe I am observing a young couple and their children. Typically mum is settling the kids at a table while dad is shouting across the cafe what sandwiches they can all have.. its really cute and reminds me of a time when I was happy…. many many many years ago… If only…

When Your Animals are your world

There’s been some talk in the news about people with depression, feeling better or at least not feeling as bad as often if they have an animal ( dog or cat)..  I have both dogs and cats and can safely say they are without doubt ( after my children) my world. So when they are…