I’ve been stuck in a flare-up for two weeks now; for those who don’t know a flare-up is brutal – it’s when your chronic illness gets triggered by something(or sometimes nothing) and you feel really shit for a few days/weeks/months. Continue reading “The most savage of flare-ups”
Avocados. They are everywhere these days; and they are touted as a good fat and amazingly good for you.
What’s that you say – a good fat, do they even exist? For years we have been told fat is bad for us, yet we need fat to live and yes, there are good sources of fat. Continue reading “To avocado or not to avocado”
For the first time in years I went away for Christmas this year – my mother in law lives in Ryde and so we went and stayed with her for a week.
I’ve spoken before about the seaside – it’s my happy place and my dream to live next to the sea. Continue reading “Christmas on the Isle of Wight”
I’ve been fully vegetarian since June 2017 now and I can honestly say I’ve never looked back.
What started as hating the texture of meat has turned into a bit of an animal cruelty thing and I’ve toyed with the idea of trying veganism for a month or so now. Continue reading “Veganuary & me”
Happy New Year, how are we all?
I’ve been having a bit of a blog break for the last few weeks; life has been hectic and a lot has happened – hence this post… Continue reading “A diagnosis and an absence”