My Captured Moment: My Happy Place

I always thought that people who went on holiday whilst off work sick were swinging the lead. But now that I have actually been off sick (I went back to work on Friday) I can see why it is a good thing and why anyone that is able should do it.

Gallbladder Removal – Pre-Op Anxiety

Two weeks ago I went into hospital to have a procedure that I have been waiting for since November 2015. I started this series by telling you all about my journey to a diagnosis.  After I was diagnosed as having gallstones, I was relieved that there was treatment available but frustrated that the treatment wasn’tRead more

Gallbladder Removal – My Diagnosis

Two weeks ago I went into hospital to have a procedure that I have been waiting for since November 2015 (I mentioned it in my last round up). Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy is the fancy term for ‘having your gallbladder out’. In my case, this was due to the bastardy little stones encased in my gallbladder. I’llRead more

When Betty Met Alf: Dealing with Dementia – The Truth

Last week I wrote this post about how proud I am of my Grandparents and how they are coping with my Grandads decent into Dementia. I mentioned that my Dad was a mental health care professional before he retired a few years ago. This is a massive factor in our family as a whole unitRead more

The Beginning… My Pregnancy

Up until quite recently I was a grumpy, heavily pregnant individual. Steve the cat could not resist my bump!