Tramadol and grabbing life back

So after the meds I’m on and the pain I feel constantly ( some days worse than others) literally forcing me to balloon almost 4 stone in 2 years.. I was at my wits end. Unless you have an illness like this you cannot possibly understand… My daughter’s will tell you, I eat like a…

A catch up

It’s been a while. So sorry loyal readers. I’ve been up and down. Really trying to do lots as a volunteer to keep my brain working but paying dearly for it. I’ve had terribly painful legs, awfully sore hands and wrists and aching joints… all pretty par for the course. I’ve also had some bloody…

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……