I’m a member of a few disability forums and I’m always on the lookout for people’s advice and suggestions of how to cope with their own chronic issues and chronic … Continue reading My CBD Oil trial aka ‘no Dad, that doesn’t mean I’m on drugs now……..’
The news that lockdown was being eased last week by the Welsh Assembly Government was good news to the many of us who had been steadfastly following the guidelines. We … Continue reading A multigenerational household in lockdown aka. The art of compromise…..
So here we are a good while into lockdown, just thought I’d let you know how it’s all going at TopladyTalks – land! Well, to be perfectly honest it’s getting … Continue reading So what have you been doing with yourself in these lockdown times?
This week’s post follows from a very interesting half hour or so on Twitter last week. I was watching one of my ‘such fun‘ favourite Miranda Hart’s videos and she struck … Continue reading A Covid 19 thought for those with chronic illness….. aka ‘Welcome to our world’
In the middle of one of my easier days, I thought I’d do a bit of my internet shopping which then turned to ‘should I get some food in?‘ which … Continue reading Don’t panic…..!!!
Well, hello my lovely blog reading friends, it’s nice to be back! So where have I been since I saw you all last? We’ve had Christmas, New Year, the whole … Continue reading Hi, I’m back…..!!
As today is the 30th of December and the last of the Christmas visitors have finally gone home, (and in an attempt to avoid having to start taking the decorations … Continue reading New Year reflections……
It’s World Kindness Day today so what have you done today to make you feel proud…..?? (Sorry for the randomness but I used to love Heather Small and when I … Continue reading What have you done today to make you feel proud…..?? (aka it’s World Kindness Day today!
Alternative therapies for chronic pain Since I’ve been suffering from chronic pain, following a spontaneous spinal fracture five years ago, I have tried many alternative remedies and therapies to … Continue reading Alternative therapies for chronic pain aka Why not try something else……???
We booked the Crowne Plaza NEC for the weekend of the Motability Big Event at the NEC. We’d travelled up from South Wales so decided to make a ‘real’ trip … Continue reading My review of the Crowne Plaza Hotel NEC Birmingham (aka when is an accessible room not an accessible room…..??)
Tonight’s blog is one of the most honest I’ve ever written but I need to share it as I know so many others have been in the same position. … Continue reading How to react when a Consultant says your chronic pain is ‘down to your weight’….?
Carpe Diem is a phrase that you hear so often, flippantly thrown into any given conversation (usually with a shrug) to say that we should all ‘seize the day’ or … Continue reading Carpe Diem aka “In memory of a dear friend……” 💔