Endometriosis Operation Update

As some of you know I have stage 4 endometriosis (my story here) and I recently went into hospital for an operation. Turned out to be a big old op! Firstly let me start by saying how fantastic the NHS nurses and consultants were, they did a brilliant job of keeping me calm and having me in hospital for 6…

Life Lately

Oh my gosh, SO much has happened with my health in a short space of time. Where do I begin?! At the end of February I was admitted to hospital for 3 days, and then since then I became really unwell as the months went on. I was REALLLLY pale, lethargic and I felt dizzy when I stood up for…

My Weight loss Journey: How I Lost 2 Stone In 3 Months

I’ve always struggled with my weight. Through-out my life, I was always that “skinny” child who ate what she wanted and still remained slim. I used to eat Mc D’s twice a week while growing up – such an unhealthy diet. I was also bullied at school for being ‘anorexic’, and I’ve found my late twenties hard because my weight…

Opening Up About Anxiety and Becoming An Award Finalist

It’s Thursday morning, I’m laying in bed and I’m feeling quite reflective of the past couple of months and years. It’s no secret that I suffer with my mental health, I’ve opened up to a few friends and I’ve written about it on my blog over the years. As well as opening up about my endometriosis struggles too. My anxiety…

Why I’ve Gone Veggie For A Month

It’s been 11 days since I decided to go vegetarian. Why you may ask? Well… let me tell you! I spent last November and December in hospital and I found myself reflecting on my lifestyle choices – what goes in and on to my body. This includes make-up I’m wearing, sustainable fashion items and of course eating lots of vegetables…

8 Life Lessons I Learnt From Being 28

I’m feeling some what reflective this morning. I only have a couple of days left of being 28 – before I enter the last year of my twenties. As we get older we tend to change our behaviours, feelings and thoughts about life in general. When you’ve been through life changing events it can be hard to navigate where to…

Please Stop Asking Me When I’m Going To Have …

I’m sure a lot of newlyweds are going to feel me on this one. The dreaded question, “When are you having kids?” Joe and I have been married almost 2 years and together 8. After you say ‘I do’, everyone expects you to fall pregnant shortly after. I’m relatively happy living my life as it is. I have a good…