Sometimes being stubborn is what’s needed…

Sometimes it’s hard not to think that life is out to get me. On Monday, I posted about finally feeling like myself again having had a day out in the form of a road trip on Sunday. On Monday I Continue reading Sometimes being stubborn is what’s needed…

On my own today….

Kai is getting a well deserved rest today and going to the doggy spa for a bath, groom and to have his feet and teeth cleaned. He usually loves going. However, at his last groom they must have used dull Continue reading On my own today….

When will mental health professionals stop stereotyping people with mental health issues?

I fought my mental health issues on my own for over 40 years. During that time there were periods where I recognised that I was depressed but there was always a cause and so I didn’t recognise it as clinical Continue reading When will mental health professionals stop stereotyping people with mental health issues?

2016 was a lesson in survival…. I wonder what 2017 will bring?

This time last year I had no idea what lessons 2016 would be bringing me. Ironically, I thought that the worse was over, having had an awful 2015, and I had a plan to get myself financially stable again and Continue reading 2016 was a lesson in survival…. I wonder what 2017 will bring?

Living with allergies and hypersensitivity….

Even living in isolation at home 99% of the time I still have allergic reactions most days. Thankfully, they’re rarely more than hives and itchy eyes. However, one day last week I had a full anaphylactic reaction at home. Even Continue reading Living with allergies and hypersensitivity….

Different answers wanted please!

OK – so it turns out that I lied. Some time ago I said that I just wanted answers to my breathing issues. Apparently, that’s not true. I’d like answers that are easier to address, resolve and ideally cure! I Continue reading Different answers wanted please!

Normal service will be resumed as soon as possible…

Anybody who grew up with the BBC will recognise this image as the Test card that used to be displayed before many of the children’s education programs that were used in schools. It was also displayed whenever there was a problem Continue reading Normal service will be resumed as soon as possible…