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Friday Thoughts: Invisible Disabilities Week

‘You look so well’ It’s a phrase I absolutely dread hearing. The last time I remember hearing it was at my mum’s 60th birthday. Earlier in the day friends and neighbours may have spotted me leaving the house with my walker to get on…

Friday Thoughts: The National Diversity Awards

It’s strange to think, as I sit here in bed in my most comfortable tracksuit with a bloated tummy and sore head, that this time last week I was sat down for a 3-course dinner in a beautiful cathedral, which looked like it had…

Friday Thoughts: Different Aids for Different Days

Recently I’ve had a lot of questions from friends, colleagues and spoonie’s alike about my mobility aids. From how I started using them and accepting them as part of my life to why I do, or don’t, need them from one day to the…

Spoonie Vlogmas!

Happy December Everyone Sorry I’ve been super quiet on here but a lot has been going on! If you’ve missed it you can see what I’ve been getting up to every day throughout December over on my Youtube channel where this year I’ve got…

What’s in my bag?! Cruise holiday spoonie suitcase edition

As my boyfriend said when he opened suitcase ‘It looks like a pharmacy in here’. In this video I show you all the things that I’ve packed for my short cruise holiday / vacation. I’m very excited but it’s my first holiday where my…

Heart to Heart: Chronic Illness Update

I had been trying to sit and write blog post for ages but have had such a bad time with pain and poor concentration I was having a hard time managing to write anything at all let alone something coherent. So I did a…

EDS Awareness Bundle Giveaway

Hey Guys! EDS awareness month may be over but for those living with the condition it is a never ending battle. So I’ve offered to team up with Hannah over at Sunshine & Spoons to help co-host an amazing giveaway she’s offering which includes…