Having an invisible illness is the same thing as having a physical illness except other people cannot visually see it, this leaves people sceptical to the fact is there anything wrong with you at all or is it all just a bit put on? See this is the problem because others cannot see the pain… Continue reading What having an invisible illness is really like and what you probably should not say
They say time is a healer but is it really? Or is that just another saying some old chap came up with to make someone feel better about losing someone who they loved more than words could ever explain See that’s the thing, it’s a saying I’ve learnt to get used but it’s a saying… Continue reading Is time really a healer?
Being a first time mum is super exciting, scary, nerve wracking and literally every other emotion you can think of rolled up into one tiny little ball. But for me and many others it can also be one big emotional ball of guilt because you know the perfect life you’re creating/created is missing something really… Continue reading Being a first time mum without a mum
14 years old and there I was, doing ordinary 14 year old things. Acting older than I am, thinking I’m older than I am when suddenly the most life shattering thing happened before my eyes and there was not one single thing I could do to stop it. I went from being a normal 14… Continue reading Young dumb and losing mum
Anxiety really is a bitch isn’t it. As if life isn’t hard enough already. Anxiety is like an annoying little creature sat on your shoulder trying to dictate to you what you can and can’t do, what you should be feeling, how you should react to certain situations and just generally a pain in the… Continue reading Why does anxiety feel the need to stop you at every angle
Being a mum is hard, being a stay at home mum is hard, being a part time working mum is hard and I can imagine being a full time working mum being extremely hard! See the thing is no matter what we do in terms of work we will be judged, if we go back… Continue reading The reality of a part time working mum
More often than not you hear people talking about mums who choose to stay at home being slated for being ‘lazy’ or not wanting to provide for their families, but in reality can you blame them? Some mums enjoy going back to work just for a few hours of sanity, some go just to afford… Continue reading Is being a working mum as empowering as it’s made out to be?