I’ve been discussing Loneliness over at ‘The Unchargeables’

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Hi! I've been quiet for quite a while I know. In a bid to recoup some energy I had to make some changes. For longer than anticipated! Taking a reluctant break from writing my blog was one of them. Before taking the hiatus, I penned this piece for The Unchargeables  website. And I'm excited to … Continue reading I’ve been discussing Loneliness over at ‘The Unchargeables’

My friend, the Shower Seat

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How can this be? I will explain. It's all about the attitude I now have to my shower seat. It wasn't easy to begin with, but vastly improved following an unplanned run in with a bath bench.  So, I'll begin. After a  while of seriously struggling to shower. (It's still a serious struggle. But I'm … Continue reading My friend, the Shower Seat

You Behind the Illness

#behindtheillness The idea is, to share a few fun facts about yourself unrelated to illness. Although I have sensed a crossover in my answers! Thanks so much to Emma from Not Just Tired for tagging me, very kind of you. And to Jen from Tripping through Treacle for getting the #behindtheillness initiative going with the blogging community. So … Continue reading You Behind the Illness

Marriage and Chronic illness – for Richer, for Poorer

Part I ~ For richer for poorer One of the many facets of Marriage within Chronic illness. During this year, with my husband, we celebrated 30 years of marriage. We didn't anticipate the limitations now ever-present, we hadn't even thought about that when we first married. We were young, naive, having fun (and learning about … Continue reading Marriage and Chronic illness – for Richer, for Poorer

Daily prompt ~ Theory

Pacing ~ in theory, she laughed! Harsh words were spoken directly into my understairs cupboard this afternoon. Why? You may well ask. We've had rather unexpected snow here. And on sleepily glancing out to the garden, I saw the poor birdies as they pecked away at a frozen bird bath of sorts, the standby is … Continue reading Daily prompt ~ Theory