chronic fatigue, Chronic illness, Fibromyalgia, invisible illnesses, loneliness

Lost Confidence 

When I lost my job I lost my confidence. I always had buckets of it. Losing my confidence is something I have struggled to deal with and continue to struggle with. It's not just something that you can magic back. My confidence was already lowering as time went on as I dealt with life working… Continue reading Lost Confidence 

chronic fatigue, Chronic illness, Fibromyalgia, invisible illnesses

Goals

I think that it is really important to have goals in life even if you are chronically ill. My most important goal in life is to be the best mum I can be to my 2 boys. Being a mum when you are chronically ill is challenging. There are a lot of things I want… Continue reading Goals

chronic fatigue, Chronic illness, Fibromyalgia, insomnia, invisible illnesses

Take us seriously. Please.

It is time to wipe away the stigma that Fibromyalgia and other invisible illnesses are associated with. I mean really, who would want to pretend to live in constant pain and being chronically fatigued all the time?  I would rather live my life to the full instead of wasting it by faking an illness that… Continue reading Take us seriously. Please.

chronic fatigue, Chronic illness, Fibromyalgia, insomnia, invisible illnesses, loneliness

Putting one foot in front of the other one, one step at a time

I have just got confirmation that I will be starting the CMI in First Line Management Course that I applied for. It starts in September and I am really forward to it. It runs for over 8 weeks. It's only one night a week with a few weeks of study at the end. I am… Continue reading Putting one foot in front of the other one, one step at a time