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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… Continue Reading “Friday Thoughts: Invisible Disabilities Week”

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… Continue Reading “Friday Thoughts: The National Diversity Awards”

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… Continue Reading “Friday Thoughts: Different Aids for Different Days”

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… Continue Reading “Spoonie Vlogmas!”

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… Continue Reading “What’s in my bag?! Cruise holiday spoonie suitcase edition”

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… Continue Reading “Heart to Heart: Chronic Illness Update”

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… Continue Reading “EDS Awareness Bundle Giveaway”

What’s in my Bag?! Spoonie Handbag Edition

Ever wanted a little snoop in my handbag? 😛 You’ve probably not really thought about it but if you share any of my chronic illnesses its probably worth having a look as there may be some things in there you may find useful!

Zebra PJs!

As you will know, if you are a regular to my blog ( or any of my social media really) you will know that May was Ehlers Danlos Syndrome Awareness Month. Now May, and awareness month, might be over (Where is this year going,… Continue Reading “Zebra PJs!”

A Trip To Norwich

The thought of heading back to uni in September has been extremely daunting for me. I struggle every day with my EDS & POTS whilst not doing very much and with so much help from my amazing mum! How will I cope on my… Continue Reading “A Trip To Norwich”