Inspired and motivated by a good friend this week, I've recognised that since my illness I've become very interested in nutrition and not only what we put in our bodies but what we put on them and our skin. Having experienced a limited life through illness for almost a full year now I have started to … Continue reading Homemade Coconut scrub versus Store bought
Stick with me, it gets better... It's Sunday. I got back from holidays a week ago and I've worked 3 days out of the six and I'm BLAH! I have spent the morning with my daughter, dozing off on the couch while she watched movies and occasionally startled me out of the doze. It may … Continue reading The end of week 1 of yet another recovery phase
Since I got back on Sunday, I've felt like a jug full of water with a slow leak, draining energy away that was topped up by the holiday. Which is strangely, the exact opposite of what I thought would happen and that the holiday would take more energy than I had, and leave me exhausted, not that … Continue reading Is it the travel blues?
"What did you dream last night?" my daughter asked me this morning. It's a common question from her, at 3 she's very interested in dreams already. I didn't want to tell her about the nightmare that woke me at 2am last night and stopped me from getting back to sleep for an hour or more. I was … Continue reading The Secret to Nightmares
I didn't even want to Google that phrase on the 'net before I blogged to see how many times it had already been coined. (sidebar) how many nouns turned into verbs can an opening sentence contain? But back to my point, I've been blogging here for about 6 months now, following writers on similar health … Continue reading Every woman and her blog…
... or a healthy-eating blogger writing about food. I wish during the day I spent my time noting all the wonderful things my daughter is doing in her third year, instead of the misery of my latest doctors appointment. I wish I could look back on this blog and see all the amazing milestones she's had instead of all of … Continue reading I wish I was a Mummy-Blogger
Disappointment is the main feeling I have to contend with right now. It's hard to understand why my mind still hopes for each day to be better and feels the sad sting when it isn't. I didn't write about my new naturopath visit because it coincided with suffering awful gastro, plus it's a bit boring … Continue reading 8 months yesterday – life is getting shorter.