Friends are the family you chose

I am so incredibly lucky right now. Someone saw how hard I work for small charities, for my mum, sometimes just to get up in the mornings and chose to do something amazing for me. I am writing this from Tenerife… I am on a 4 day break. The first break I’ve had in over…

Split personality

Does anyone else ever feel like Fibromyalgia forced you to have a mental health disorder just to survive? I know I have a split personality now… truly 2 different people… What’s that all about?

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…