How does the thyroid fit in to the puzzle?

Just over 2 weeks ago, I wrote, quite angrily, about my second visit to the new doctor. He'd messed up my appointment time and prescribed melatonin which made me feel worse... Ahead of returning to see him on Tuesday and having taken Tertroxin for 2 weeks, I am pleased, nervous and intrigued to report that … Continue reading How does the thyroid fit in to the puzzle?


Last night at 3:30am I came across this  site while researching sugar and it's affect on our bodies. There's a heap of information online that is repetitive and scientific about how the body processes sugar but that wasn't what I was looking for. Earlier in the day I'd enjoyed a large piece of chocolate cake at … Continue reading Sugar!


I dismissed a year of struggle today, chatting to another mum on the kindy pickup about jobs.  Mostly when I mention that I work from home people nod approvingly especially when they've got kids because they know it affords you flexibility. She asked how I managed it and I said 'last year I got a virus … Continue reading Dismissing

Body snatchers

Does anyone else feel like someone came and stole their body in the night, and left them with someone else's? One you don't know and don't understand?  My mind is still the same but this body, it's a traitor, a deceiver. It's playing tricks on me.


Sometimes you've got to work really hard to find things to congratulate yourself on during the day. Today, I set up a travel blog, something I've been wanting to do for months now. But I feel dissatisfied at the end of the day. Why? Shouldn't I congratulate myself on achieving this? Maybe it's prickling skin … Continue reading Congratulations!