It does sound odd when you say it but that is exactly what I do. Not only harvesting and assessing what went well in the garden but also in my home and in my life. It is usually the tougher thing to face at times too as anything missing can not be just brought from … Continue reading The first harvest … harvesting in the home
Well here we are then so hello to pre birthday reflection and wanted outcomes. I am not even sure when this pattern started but it is something I seem to of done for longer than I can remember. I guess in a way it is my brains way of celebrating my up and coming new … Continue reading The pre birthday mind mess
With the first week of February already gone you can really tell the phenological seasons are shifting. This is ever present in the garden and can cause so much confusion on what jobs need doing at any one given time. Especially in most recent years where the weather seems to of just gone bonkers. Nature … Continue reading First week out in the garden.
Living differently is of course subjective, but l would very much say that my lifestyle is very different to that of the people that live in my local community. Council gardens are usually lawns and boarders or hard landscaped. Mine isn’t, and by gods the people around me do not like it. Every year I … Continue reading Is living differently going to be enough?
Just after my diagnosis I noticed that I was suffering with what I thought was just stress incontinence and just put it down to my age. Over a few months it progressively got more frequent and not just when I sneezed. so I went to the dr. and told that it was indeed normal for … Continue reading living with Incontinence at 43
After a lot of thinking time, I have decided that in order for me to start a fresh and be able to document my journey (has that phrase been killed?) from that point I need to rant. Its a good way of getting gall of the crap out of your system so you can see … Continue reading Let’s have a little rant shall we
Even though we are almost at the end of January already this is my “goodbye 2019 and hello 2020” post. I have also lost most of this month and indeed most of 2019 to being ill and on meds. Knowing that this is how I am going to be for life has been taking a … Continue reading Hello 2020
We are always being told that eating a well balance diet is good for our health so what are you supposed to do when the foods we eat can make symptoms worse? The link between specific foods and fibromyalgia are still very much in debate but as all of my friends with chronic illnesses say … Continue reading Fibromyalgia and food.
I can’t remember a time when I didn’t hurt, not anymore anyway. I can’t even fully remember when the pain started but i think it is somewhere around the 13 year mark. Either way all that doesn’t really matter. I’ve been diagnosed with Fibromyalgia for three years and with thanks to high profile cases in … Continue reading Fibromyalgia