A collection I could do without!

It is fabulous to see the sun shining and have all my windows and doors open. The aroma of freshly cut grass and blossoms wafting in with the wonderful background music of bird song serenading me. Our lawn is looking pretty as covered in buttercups and small flowers. The sunny weather brings with it some …

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It’s all about ME! #InternationalNursesDay #InternationalMEAwarenessDay #May12BlogBomb

Today the 12th of May 2017 it's all about ME! Why is May 12th both International M.E. Awareness day and International Nurses Day? The date chosen for these two days is down to just one very special and significant person ~ Florence Nightingale. 12th May was Florence Nightingales birthday, she was a nurse of great talent, foresight …

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Our Glastonbury Walk for ME 2017

Walk for ME was the brain child of Luke Remnant, Sarah-Louise Jordan and Ian McPhee and was founded in 2013. As a family we have supported this event since the beginning, so not only is it the 5th year anniversary for the fundraising event but also our 5th year of participating.

Invisible Chronic Illness Awareness

The months seem to be merging into one another, time is passing quickly and we are almost in May once more. Many illnesses have their own awareness days, weeks or months. May is significant for our family as it celebrates the awareness weeks for both M.E. and Mental Health, both of which our family have …

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PWME I Need Your Help

As many of my followers are aware, I suffer with the debilitating illness Myalgic Encephalomyelitis, as do my two youngest daughters. As yet there is no cure or specific treatment for this condition. Sufferers face a myriad of symptoms which affect every aspect of our day to day life. We have to choose how we …

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Chronic Illness Awareness Challenge

I have been given the luxury of time, because of my chronic health issues, to think over the past few weeks about life and death. We take so much for granted that we can easily forget how fortunate we are. We only have the one shot at this life and throughout our existence we have to …

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Body Battles #ME #WeightLoss #ChronicIllness #ExerciseIntolerance #LoveTheSkinYouAreIn

I'm not about body shaming in any form whatsoever ~ I have spent many long years learning to love the skin I'm in, warts and all. I accept and love my stretch marks on my breasts and stomach because they nurtured my children. I am embracing my white hairs, spending every morning looking for them ~ although …

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