How To Clean An Oven – An MEcfs Humour Guide

How To Clean An Oven An me/cfs HUMOUR guide 💦HOW TO CLEAN AN OVEN💦 By Penny of Hope Found In M.E. *Includes humour and irony 🔹️Firstly. Wait until it conks out.🔸️️Eat cereal.🔹️Notice how minging the racks are.🔸️Go & rest fully supported for 40 mins.🔹️Eat again. Sandwich this time.🔸️Rest again & like some pics on iG.🔹️Extract … Continue reading How To Clean An Oven – An MEcfs Humour Guide

A Day in the Life of Bedrest

Doodle of a tray with a glass, plate and some food items

Relapses I often know how crummy (ie. Payback, Setback or Relapse written in order of likely duration) the MEcfs is becoming when I have vivid dreams involving rapidly rising water and blocked routes. No not blocked drains and not a dripping tap, or a glass of refreshing sparkling. I'm talking about floods. Perhaps that is … Continue reading A Day in the Life of Bedrest

NEW SERIES – The Adventures of Princess Goldentrot

It’s a blog takeover today. Introducing a new series ‘The Adventures of Princess Goldentrot’ Written & created by Penny @hopefoundinme Introduction 🐾I is Princess Goldentrot🐾 Welcome to my kingdom. I live in the Kastle. With lots of high place view of sky, so I can see Dratty Cat come near. I growly bark at Dratty … Continue reading NEW SERIES – The Adventures of Princess Goldentrot

MEcfs – My Brain – A Comedy


My MEcfs Brain doesn't always cope well with questions, waiting, planning, changes and life in general. Does my brain function in a different way to other ME sufferers grey matter? I really don't know. But at times it can seem like a comedy double act! [1700 words approx]. I have to use all manner of … Continue reading MEcfs – My Brain – A Comedy

Woop! It’s The Sunshine Blogger Award

I had a lovely surprise during this mainly rainy week here in the UK. Lyndsey of The Happy Book Blog nominated my blog for the Sunshine Blogger Award! So I'm delighted to accept and share the love. What is the Sunshine Blogger Award?  The Sunshine Blogger Award is peers recognition award for bloggers who inspire readers by … Continue reading Woop! It’s The Sunshine Blogger Award

A Review of Sorts

I was chatting recently on a blog about online communication, and jokingly mentioned Progress Reviews. Can one joke about such things? Along with the fact that I have only just realised that the WP 'Daily Prompt' has been defunct for almost a year! Finger on the pulse as per!! This got me thinking. 'Oh not … Continue reading A Review of Sorts


I ask myself the following Question. Do I ever stop ~ talking/thinking about the likelihood of the last problems with and delight of a shower? In all honesty, probably not. Obsessed much! That's MEcfs & spoonie life for you. Let's just say the subject of being able to have a shower is frequently on one's … Continue reading Sing-along-a-Shower-Day

Jaws – Chocolate and a Misunderstanding

A question today, starting with the word ‘Who' prompted a memory.  I had already been chuckling to myself. Sad I know. My houndie had been out with her walker and whinged for treats on return. I duly obliged and included a training basic, which means much snuffling, nudging and licks. No not from me, from … Continue reading Jaws – Chocolate and a Misunderstanding